Troopers identify 64-year-old hit, killed while riding bicycle in Iredell Co.

64-year-old riding bicycle killed in crash in Iredell County

MOORESVILLE, N.C. — Troopers identified a 64-year-old man who was hit and killed while riding a bicycle Sunday afternoon in Iredell County.

The crash happened around 4:40 p.m. on Highway 115 near Bridges Farm Road in Mooresville.

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Troopers said Earl Gillon, 64, was riding a bicycle and turned in front of a car that was trying to pass him.

Authorities said he died at the scene.

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No other details have been released at this point.

The road was closed while officials investigate the scene.

This is an ongoing investigation. Check back with wsoctv.com for updates.

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