Canton Police are investigating a bicycle accident that has claimed the life of a 78-year-old man.
Police say at approximately 8 a.m. officers were called to a traffic crash involving a motor vehicle and a
bicyclist on Canton Center Road south of Cherry Hill Road.
The bicyclist was severely injured and was immediately transported to a local hospital by the Canton Fire Department where he later died. Canton police say the man is 78 years old and from Canton.
All lanes have been re-opened on Canton Center Road as of 12 p.m. Sunday.
The motorist was released at the scene and has provided full cooperation with investigators. The accident remains under investigation at this time.