Accident near Mt. Lemmon leaves bicyclist dead

Taylor Higgins

Accident near Mt. Lemmon leaves bicyclist dead

CREATED Jun. 29, 2013
TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Deputies are responding to fatal bicyclist accident on Catalina Highway. 
 
Deputy Jesus Banuelos with the Pima County Sheriff's Department tells KGUN9 that a man passed away while riding his bike on the road to Mount Lemmon. 
 
Deputies on scene are not yet sure what caused the accident, but they say the cyclist does not appear to have been struck by another vehicle. An investigation is underway, Banuelos said. 
 
Deputies are diverting traffic at this time. Drivers should expect long delays on Catalina Highway.  

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