Cyclist killed after crash with car in Jefferson County

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — A cyclist involved in a crash with a car in Jefferson County on Wednesday has died, the Colorado State Patrol said.

Coal Mine Avenue was closed between Pierce and Yukon streets because of the crash involving a bicyclist and a Pontiac Trans Am coupe.

The cyclist had been taken to the hospital in serious condition but was later pronounced dead.

The person’s identity has not been released.

Investigators are reconstructing the crash to determine what took place. No arrests have been made.