Bicyclist fatally hit by vehicle in northwest Denver

DENVER — A bicyclist was killed after being hit by a vehicle on Friday, the Denver Police Department said.

The crash happened before 1 p.m. at West 51st Avenue and Federal Boulevard. Westbound 51st was closed at Eliot Street for the investigation.

Police later confirmed the bicyclist who died was an adult man and the driver stayed at the scene.

The names and ages of the bicyclist and driver were not released.