Police ID Bicyclist Struck, Killed by Pickup in New Hartford

A Canton man was killed when he was struck by a pickup while riding a bicycle in New Hartford Tuesday evening.

Connecticut state police said 42-year-old Gordon Keller was riding his bike on Route 44 around 7:30 p.m. when he was struck by a pickup trying to turn left onto Route 219.

Keller was taken to Charlotte Hungerford Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

State police are investigating the crash. Anyone with information is asked to contact Trooper Figueiral at Troop B at 860-626-1820.

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