Bicyclist dies after crash with SFPD car in McLaren Park

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Saturday, June 6, 2015
the scene where a cylist died in McLaren Park
In McLaren Park a bicyclist and San Francisco police cruiser collided and the cyclist later died from his injuries on Friday, June 5, 2015. (KGO-TV)

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- In San Francisco Friday evening a police car collided with a bicyclist, killing that person.

The accident happened in McLaren Park near Sunnydale and Persia Avenues around 9 p.m.

Investigators say the bicyclist was a man in his 20's. He apparently rode into the roadway from a trail and it was very dark when the crash took place.

Police are trying to determine if the bicyclist rode into the cruiser or if the car hit the bicyclist.