Bicyclist Hit By Eaton Deputy Dies

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The bicyclist struck by a sheriff's patrol car has died.

52-year-old Alan Blackwell of Eaton Rapids died Friday at a local hospital.

On June 26, Blackwell was riding his bike at 1:30 a.m., without any lights or reflectors.

An Eaton county deputy hit him while driving on M-50.

Michigan State Police investigated, and have not indicated any negligence on the deputy's part.