WELLESLEY (CBS) – Police say a cyclist was struck and killed by a truck on Weston Road in Wellesley Friday afternoon.READ MORE: Ayanna Pressley Pushes To Remove Lauren Boebert From House Committee Assignments After Anti-Muslim Comments
Police are looking for a red and black truck that fled the scene after the accident. The truck was last seen heading north on Weston Road.
The victim is identified as 41-year-old Alexander Motsenigos of Wellesley. He was transported to Newton-Wellesley Hospital where he was pronounced dead.READ MORE: Ducks, Rabbits And Chickens Up For Adoption After 'Overwhelmed' Owner Surrenders 40 Animals To MSPCA
Motsenigos was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.
Police have not released a description of the driver of the truck.MORE NEWS: Taylor Twellman Says That 2022 Is The Most Important Season In Revolution History
The Wellesley Police Department is urging anyone who was in the area of Weston Road, Linden Street or Wellesley Square at the time of the crash and who may have observed the incident to please contact the Wellesley Police Department at 781-235-1212.