WATCH: Cyclist killed after collision in Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie
A cyclist is dead after being hit by a truck Friday morning.
The accident occurred at 9:25 A.M. at the corner of Bélanger and 6th Ave. in Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie.
According to the first information available the truck was turning right at the intersection as the cyclist was heading straight through.
Montreal police spokesperson Jean Pierre Brabant said police understood that the cyclist had been in the truck driver's blind spot at the moment she had been struck, but could not say whether the driver should have seen the cyclist before she entered the blind spot.
Police also could not say whether or not the driver had used turn signals to warn the cyclist of his right turn.
The 41-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
The truck driver remained on the scene and was treated for shock.
Police are speaking with him and numerous witnesses to piece together the accident.