Police: Cyclist dies in crash with vehicle in south Denver

Crash happened at Santa Fe-Evans intersection
Posted at 2:10 PM, Jun 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-06 16:18:21-04

DENVER – A cyclist is dead after being involved in a crash with a vehicle in southern Denver Wednesday.

The crash happened around 11:30 a.m. near the intersection of S. Santa Fe Drive and W. Evans Ave., according to a tweet from Denver police, and shut down westbound Evans.

Police originally said the cyclist suffered serious injuries but said in a tweet just before 2 p.m. that the cyclist, a man, was pronounced dead at the scene. They have not released more information.

DPD said the investigation into the crash was ongoing.