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Cyclist dies after being hit by vehicle in Etobicoke

09/18/2013 07:47 EDT | Updated 11/18/2013 05:12 EST
A cyclist is dead after she was struck by a minivan this afternoon in Etobicoke.

Police say it happened at around 4:30 p.m. ET at Lake Shore Boulevard West and First Street.

Investigators say the cyclist was either coming south off of Dwight Avenue or was making a U-turn on Lake Shore Boulevard when she was hit by a green minivan moving eastbound.

Emergency officials pronounced the victim, who was in her 20s, dead at the scene.

The driver of the minivan remained on scene. Police say it is too early to determine if charges will be laid.

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