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Bicyclist Struck and Killed in Onancock

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ONANCOCK, Va.– A bicyclist was hit and killed on Route 718 in Onancock, according to Virginia State Police.

It happened at 11:24 a.m. on Tuesday.

Police said the driver of a Hyundai, Helen McDonaugh, was heading north on Route 718 when she swerved and hit 58-year-old Franklin Kellam Belote, of Onancock, while he was riding a bike.

Belote was taken to the local hospital where he later died from his injuries.

McDonaugh has been charged with failure to observe marked lanes. Neither alcohol or speed played a factor in the crash, according to police.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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