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Danville bicyclist dies in collision

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DANVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas State Police say a 64-year-old man was struck and killed while riding his bicycle on a state highway in Yell County.

State police say the collision happened Sunday night on Arkansas 27 in Danville. A preliminary report says Bobby Wayne Gist was riding his bike northbound when he was struck from behind by a man driving a pickup truck.

Police say the driver told authorities he did not see Gist on the bicycle. The driver was not injured in the collision.

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