The victim is a man from Staden. He landed on the windshield of the car and was a few meters further away for decades. The emergency services rushed to the spot and tried to be the man even to resuscitate, but that soon proved to be in vain. The 39-year-old cyclist died on the spot.Read also the Young rider (22) dies after a heavy crash during overtaking
An expert from the public prosecutor's office is on-site to the precise circumstances of the accident to investigate. By the accident is the Sint-Elooistraat closed to traffic.