Emporia, KS One man is dead after a pickup struck him while he was riding a bicycle near Emporia Thursday night.
Lyon County Deputy Jody Meyers said the man's name won't be released until next of kin are fully notified. Deputies, Emporia Police and Emporia rescue personnel were called out to the 600 block of West Highway 50, or between Road "F" and Americus Road, for a reported injury accident shortly after 10 pm.
Investigators learned a westbound pickup hit the 51-year-old man, who was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash is still under investigation.