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Bicyclist killed in Rocky Mount

Posted December 8, 2009
Updated December 9, 2009

— A bicyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle late Tuesday in Rocky Mount, police said.

James Lucas, 54, was hit shortly before 7 p.m. on South Church Street near Cooley Road, police said.

The driver immediately pulled over to help Lucas, police said.

The incident remains under investigation.


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  • veyor Dec 9, 2009

    What is it averaging now; about one every three weeks or so.

  • DeathRow-IFeelYourPain-NOT Dec 9, 2009

    Finally a story from Rocky Mount that sounds like a typical accident in Everywhere America. Another bicycle/moped down.