The death of a cyclist in East Edmonton caused the police to close a section of a busy road on Monday afternoon

Shortly after 153 p.m. Police said 50 Street had been closed in both directions between 93 Avenue and 98 Avenue due to a collision at the intersection of 94B Avenue

In a press release released Monday night, police said that a truck was turning east on 50 Street south when it encountered a cyclist

A Global News crew who were on site shortly after the crash said traffic going north would be diverted to a side street Police said they expect the street to reopen fully sometime after 9:30 p.m. become

CCS Contracting Ltd owns the crane truck discovered at the crime scene. When Global News contacted us, the company declined to comment

Anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to call Edmonton Police Service at 780-423-4567 or # 377 from a cell phone

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Source: https://globalnews.ca/news/7554879/east-edmonton-serious-collision-50-street/