Authorities investigating fatal crash in Westford

WESTFORD, MASS. (WHDH) - An investigation is underway after a bicyclist was fatally struck by a motorist in Westford on Tuesday.

Emergency crews responded to a report of a crash involving a cyclist near the intersection of Groton Road and Lynnwood Lane around 5:30 p.m., according to a release issued by The Middlesex District Attorney’s Office and Westford Police

The bicyclist, a 62-year-old man, was transported to Lowell General Hospital, where he later died from his injuries.

A preliminary investigation indicates that the driver of a Cadillac sedan was traveling westbound on Route 40 when he allegedly struck the cyclist.

No further details were released.

No charges have been filed at this time.

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