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Cyclist struck and killed in Mississauga

08/20/2012 07:58 EDT | Updated 10/20/2012 05:12 EDT
A cyclist was killed Sunday night after being hit by a pickup truck on Burnhamthorpe Road near Tomken Road in Mississauga.

The truck driver left the scene but was arrested a short time later on nearby Eastgate Parkway.

The cyclist who died was a 75-year-old man from Mississauga.

Police have not released the name of the victim.

A 46-year-old Mississauga man has been charged with failing to remain at the scene of an accident and driving while under suspension.

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