Bicyclist found dead beside Highway 9

July 18, 2010 5:44:15 PM PDT
A bicyclist was found unconscious and then later determined to be dead on the side of Highway 9 in West Santa Clara County this afternoon, according to a California Highway Patrol officer.

Passersby discovered the cyclist unconscious on the right shoulder of Highway 9 at Redwood Gulch Road at around 3:50 p.m.

The cyclist was confirmed to be dead at around 4:15 p.m.

The cause of death has not yet been determined, according to the California Highway Patrol.