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      Cyclist killed by passing driver

      A bicyclist is dead after being hit by a car Monday night.

      Lee County Sheriff's Deputies say 26-year-old Adam Carter was driving south on Highway 61 when he struck the cyclist.

      50-year-old Darlene L. Cooper was pronounced dead at Ft. Madison Community Hospital.

      This is the second bicycle accident on the same stretch of Highway 61 in the last two weeks.

      Are you a bicyclist? Have you see potentially dangerous situations arise? Post your comments below or on our Facebook page here.

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