Update: police identify cyclist killed in accident

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) – A bicycle accident claims the life of a man in Henrico.

Police say 58-year-old Tony Hunt was traveling downhill on Hilliard Road, approaching Staples Mill Road at a high rate of speed.

Police say the man attempted to take a left turn but instead hit the curb, went airborne and landed on his back striking his head on the ground.

The cyclist was transported to VCU Medical Center where he later died.

It's unclear if he was wearing a helmet.

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