Temple police are investigating after a bicyclist was fatally injured early Sunday morning.

Police received a call at approximately 3:45 AM and were advised that a white SUV had struck a person on a bicycle near the intersection of BIrdcreek Drive and SW H K Dodgen Loop. The driver did not stop.

A man was pronounced dead at the scene. Police had not released his identity as of late Sunday morning.

Police shut down traffic around the scene of the collision for hours as they investigated. They continued to work the scene late Sunday morning, but traffic in the area had resumed.

Anyone with information that might be helpful in this case should call the Temple Police Department at (254) 298-5500.

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