Cyclist Struck, Killed by Truck in Boston

BOSTON (AP) — Police say a cyclist has been struck and killed by a tractor-trailer in Boston’s Brighton neighborhood.

The cyclist was struck at about 8:30 a.m. Thursday near the intersection of Commonwealth Avenue and St. Paul Street.

No information on the victim was released.

The site of the fatality is near Boston University, but there is no indication the victim was a student.

A BU student riding his bicycle was killed in Allston last month.