Kountze man riding bicycle struck, killed in Vidor Tuesday night

65 year-old man on a bike struck and killed by a vehicle on South FM 105 in Vidor.

VIDOR - A 65-year-old Kountze man was struck and killed while riding a bicycle in Vidor Tuesday night.

Wesley Ray Hampshire was riding a bicycle in the southbound lanes of the 1000 block of South Main Street.

According to police, Hampshire did not have any reflectors or lights and was wearing dark clothing.

Acadian rescue workers performed CPR on him but he was later pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver, who has not been identified, stayed on scene. Police say the driver is not facing any charges at this moment.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

 

 

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