Bicyclist killed in crash
Bicyclist killed in crash with vehicle on Commonwealth Ave. in Allston, Boston police say
A bicyclist was fatally injured today in a collision with a vehicle on Commonwealth Avenue in Allston, Boston police said.
The crash took place near the intersection of St. Paul Street and 900 Commonwealth Ave. around 8:36 a.m. near Boston University’s Agganis Arena.
Boston police spokeswoman Cheryl Fiandaca said in an e-mail that the bicyclist was killed and that the department’s Homicide Unit is now investigating the incident. Suffolk District Attorney Daniel F. Conley’s office has also sent a prosecutor to the scene, officials said.
The area around the 900 block of Commonwealth Avenue is closed while the investigation is underway.
No further information was immediately available.