Bicyclist dies after being hit by SUV in Granite Falls

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GRANITE FALLS, Wash. – A man who was struck by an SUV while riding his bicycle on State Route 92 in Granite Falls Tuesday afternoon has died.

According to the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office, it happened around 4:40 p.m. in the 300 block of W. Stanley Street.

Deputies said the woman who was driving the SUV called 911 and is cooperating with deputies.

The bicyclist, believed to be in his 50s, was taken to Providence Regional Medical Center where he later died.

Investigators don't believe speed, drugs or alcohol were factors in the crash. They said the man was wearing dark clothing and the roadway was also dark.

The Snohomish County Medical Examiner will confirm the man's identity and cause of death.

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