Cyclist killed in crash

Police say visibility was a problem for driver that struck cyclist in Surrey on Monday night.

A cyclist is dead after being hit by a car in Fleetwood.

On Monday at about 10 p.m., a cyclist was crossing 152 Street at 86 Avenue when he was hit by a southbound 2009 Honda Civic.

The cyclist was thrown from his bike and died at the scene.

Visibility was a problem, police say, adding the cyclist, a male in his 20s, was not wearing bright clothing, nor was he using a marked crossing.

The driver of the Honda, an 18-year-old resident of Surrey, and his passenger were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries, treated and released.

Surrey RCMP is asking that anyone who may have witnessed the collision to call the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.