A bicyclist riding on Highway 70 at Lake Oroville was killed Monday when he was hit by a pickup truck, California Highway Patrol officials reported.
The 22-year-old cyclist, who has not been identified, was crossing the West Branch Bridge over an arm of the lake in darkness at about 7:25 p.m.
According to witnesses, he was in a lane of traffic and not equipped with lights or reflectors.
The cyclist was struck by a 2012 Ford F350 driven by a motorist from Grants Pass, Ore.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.