Police: Cyclist hit, killed by vehicle in west Houston

HOUSTON – A cyclist was hit and killed by a vehicle Monday in west Houston, according to police.

The crash was reported about 5:20 a.m. on the westbound side of Katy Freeway at Barker Cypress Road.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

The victim’s identity was not immediately released.

Police said drivers should expect delays in the area.

This story is developing.

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Aaron Barker

Aaron Barker has been a senior digital editor at KPRC 2 since 2016. As a meteorologist, he specializes in stories about the weather. He has covered Hurricane Harvey, the Astros first World Series win, the Santa Fe High School shooting, the ITC fire and Tropical Storm Imelda.