Source: A female bicyclist who was struck and killed by a semi-trailer truck Monday on the South Side has been identified, authorities said. Evelyn Dean was pronounced dead at 2 p.m. at the scene, according to a spokesman for the Cook County medical examiner's office. The office did not have an address for Dean or an exact age. The semi was entering the Norfolk Southern facility in the 300 block of West 47th Street around 1:40 p.m. Monday when it struck Davis who was riding a bicycle and immediately fled the scene, Chicago police said, citing early reports. Officials with Norfolk Southern weren't available for comment Monday morning. The police Major Accident Investigation Unit was handling the deadly collision, authorities said.
Crash time: between noon and 2:59 p.m.
Land use: Urban
Road type: Urban Arterial
Where on the road the collision happened: Road
Collision type: Right hook
Vehicle type: Large Trucks
If truck: Commercial Truck
At crash time driver was: Hit & Run
SourcesSource: News Report
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