Bicyclist killed in Saturday morning accident - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Bicyclist killed in Saturday morning accident

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A bicyclist was killed early Saturday morning in a collision with a Dodge pickup around 3600 4th Street

Police say the driver and the cyclist were both headed west on 4th when the truck struck the bicycle from behind. Police say the wreck happened around 2:30 a.m.

The cyclist was taken to UMC and pronounced dead. The driver, Benito Capellan, 23, was arrested and charged with Intoxication Manslaughter.

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as Britta Schneider, 30.

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