SCARBOROUGH, Maine — A bicyclist was killed after she was struck by a pickup truck along Route 1 in West Scarborough, according to police. It happened Friday around 3:15 p.m. near On The Vine Marketplace, just south of the intersection with Payne Road, to which southbound traffic was diverted.
Police identified the bicyclist as 63-year-old Kathleen Kirsch of Scarborough. Kirsch was taken to Maine Medical Center where she succumbed to her injuries, said a Sergeant with Scarborough Police Department.
Police said Kirsch was wearing black with pink highlight Nike sneakers, dark navy sweatpants, an orange tank top, a black Ralph Lauren jacket, a purple Columbia fleece jacket, and a helmet at the time.
Police are still investigating.
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