Cyclist hit and killed while riding with a group in Layton

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LAYTON, Utah (News4Utah) – A bicyclist was hit and killed while riding with a group of cyclists in Layton Monday night.

The cyclists was hit on highway 193 and Fort Lane near Hill Airforce Base. Authorities say a woman flagged down a police officer around 9:30p.m. Monday saying she hit someone on a bike.

Officers reposed and found a 41-year-old male dead on scene. They say the area is dark but the victim had lights on the front and back of his bike, and was wearing a helmet.

The speed and force of the vehicle was too great to survive. Investigators are trying to determine why the woman drove out of her lane. 

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