Cyclist killed after being hit by SUV near Chatfield Reservoir

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JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — A bicyclist was killed after being hit by an SUV near Chatfield Reservoir on Thursday morning, the Colorado State Patrol said.

The crash happened just before 8 a.m. near South Wadsworth Boulevard and C-470, the Littleton Fire Department said.

Southbound Wadsworth was closed in the area for the investigation as was the off-ramp at C-470, fire officials said. There’s no estimated time for reopening.

The bicyclist has not been identified, but the Colorado State Patrol said he is a man.