Bicyclist dies after being struck by vehicle near Denver Country Club; driver identified

DENVER — A woman died after a vehicle struck her while she was riding a bike near Denver Country Club Wednesday afternoon.

According to the Denver Police Department, the crash happened at the intersection of South Marion Parkway and East Bayaud Avenue about 4:30 p.m.

The driver of the car, David Anton, was allegedly driving roughly 20 mph when he made a right turn and failed to yield to the cyclist, who was riding in a designated bike lane.

The woman was taken to a local hospital, but died from her injuries, police said.

Anton was cited for careless driving resulting in death.

The woman’s name has not yet been released.

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