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Bicyclist killed after semi-truck accident near Mankato

MANKATO, Minn. (FOX 47) -- A bicyclist is dead after being hit by a semi truck on Highway 14 just west of Mankato.

The accident happened around 7 p.m. Sunday night.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the bicyclist was hit as he turned left in front of the semi onto County Road 6.

The semi driver did see the bicyclist and tried to slow down.

74-year-old Ralph Polzin of North Mankato was killed in the crash.

The semi driver was not hurt.

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