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The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a bicyclist is dead after getting hit by a North Charleston fire truck late Thursday night.

Troopers says the bicyclist was riding on Cross County Road when a North Charleston Fire Department crew was responding to a call and hit the cyclist.

The accident happened just after 11 p.m. Officials say the fire truck's lights and sirens were on when the crash happened.

The SCHP says the victim died at MUSC. The name of the victim has not yet been released. The Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.

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