Update: El Tour de Tucson bicyclist struck, dies - FOX Carolina 21

Update: El Tour de Tucson bicyclist struck, dies

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Sources have confirmed that 59-year-old John S. Henderson of Tucson, a bicyclist riding in El Tour de Tucson, has died after being hit by a car.

The accident happened near Interstate 10 and Sunset Road, according to Northwest Fire District Capt. Adam Goldberg.

Drugs and alcohol have already been ruled out as a cause of the crash, according to investigators. The driver of the car was a 79-year-old who was in the bicycle lane when the accident happened.

Tucson News Now has a crew on the scene. We will bring you more information in the 9 p.m. FOX 11 newscast and at 10 p.m. on KOLD.

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