UPDATE: Cyclist killed in southeast Calgary

A crash in the Foothills industrial area has killed a cyclist.

It happened around 2 p.m. Thursday afternoon, in the intersection of 61 Avenue an 52 Street S.E.


Police say it appears a cube van was turning onto 52nd, when it collided with the cyclist who was exiting a bike path.

The cyclist was a man in his mid-50s, who died at the scene. EMS say his death should serve as a reminder to everyone about the importance of sharing the road.



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