A sixty year-old man died after being hit by a utility vehicle early Tuesday morning.
According to a press release from the Rock Island County Sheriff’s Office, they responded to the accident at 12:09 a.m. on the Rock River Bridge near Route 84.
Preliminary investigation shows the man was riding a bicycle on the bridge when he was struck by a utility vehicle. The driver was a 27 year-old man from Colona.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. The investigation is still ongoing.