Cyclist dead after colliding with truck on LES

August 19, 2011 5:01:41 AM PDT
A bicyclist is dead after colliding with a truck on the Lower East Side of Manhattan Thursday.

Police say 52-year-old Jeffrey Axelrod was turning onto Delancey Street when his bicycle struck the rear wheels of the truck.

Axelrod was pulled under the truck and killed.

No charges were filed.