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Bicyclist killed in crash near Algoma


The Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Office says a bicyclist was killed in a crash on State Highway 54 early Tuesday morning.

At about 5:30 a.m., rescue crews were called to the scene, just east of County Highway D in the township of Ahnapee.

Investigators say a pickup truck driven by a 20-year-old Luxemburg man was traveling east on the highway when it hit an eastbound bicycle.

The bicyclist, a 49-year-old Casco man, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim’s name was not released.

The highway remains blocked at the crash scene.

The crash is under investigation by the Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Office and the Wisconsin State Patrol.

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