CARSON (CBSLA.com) — A 57-year-old bicyclist was killed Wednesday after colliding with a passenger van in Carson.

The incident occurred at approximately 5 p.m. at the intersection of Avalon and Gardena boulevards, according to the Carson City Sheriff’s Office.

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Lt. Arthur Escamillas told City News Service the bicyclist was declared dead at the scene.

The victim, whose identity has not been released, is believed to be a Carson resident. It remains unclear if he was wearing a helmet.

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The driver of the van remained at the scene.

No further injuries were reported.

The investigation is ongoing.

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