Cyclist struck and killed by SUV near Westfield State University
WESTFIELD (AP) — Authorities say a 60-year-old man riding his bicycle near Westfield State University has died after being struck by an SUV.
Police say Howard Beardslee was taken to Noble Hospital after he was struck at about noon on Sunday where he was pronounced dead.
Beardslee was struck a Ford Explorer traveling in the same direction.
The SUV’s driver, a 32-year-old Westfield man, has not been cited but police say the accident remains under investigation.