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Truck fatally strikes bicyclist in Maspeth hit-and-run

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A bicyclist was killed when a truck hit him at a Maspeth intersection Wednesday.

Pedro Lopez, 54, was crossing Borden Avenue at Maurice Avenue around 5 p.m. when a white commercial truck struck him, police said.

The truck fled the scene and cops are searching for the driver.

Lopez was taken to Elmhurst General Hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said.