A bicyclist was killed after being struck by a Ford Ranger in ShelbyCounty.

 

The accident took place just before 8 last night on Lock Two Road near Kettlersville Road in Van Buren Township.

 

The sheriff's office reports that the driver of the truck- 72 year-old Richard Kuck of New Knoxville- did not see the cyclist on the road because of the sun in his eyes.

 

The victim was a 16 year-old from Botkins.

The accident remains under investigation.