LAFAYETTE, LA. (KLFY) A 43 year old Lafayette man died at a local hospital after being struck while riding his bicycle in the 600 block of North Pierce Street Friday afternoon.

According to police, 43 year old Jody Albert Wootan rode into the path of a GMC truck that was traveling southbound. The contact ejected Wootan from the bike.

He was transported to a local hospital where he died from his injuries. The 66 year old driver of the pickup was not injured in the crashM according to police.

The crash remains under investigation.