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Cyclist dies in collision with snowplow in Fridley

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Jan 14, 2012 at 2:49 pm

FRIDLEY, Minn. (AP) - A 46-year-old bicyclist is dead after he collided with a private snowplow in Anoka County.

The sheriff's office says the accident happened just before 7 a.m. Sunday in Fridley. The victim was a man from New Brighton but his name has not been released.

WCCO-TV reports authorities say it was dark outside and the man didn't have any lights on his bike.

Officials are working to reconstruct the accident. The driver and the plowing company are cooperating with the investigation.

No one is in custody.

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