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Bicyclist struck and killed by tractor-trailer truck in South Boston

A woman bicyclist in her mid-30s was struck and killed by a tractor-trailer truck on busy West Broadway in South Boston on Monday afternoon, police said.

The truck ran over the woman, who was not identified, in the area of West Broadway and A Street, between Amrheins Restaurant and a Gulf gas station, at about 3:55 p.m., said David Estrada, Boston police spokesman. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

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