Garbage truck in deadly accident with Houston bicyclist

A bicyclist was killed in Houston yesterday in an accident with a garbage truck. Police say the collision happened on Briar Forest Drive near Wilcrest at around 9:50am. Authorities say the trash truck was heading westbound on Briar Forest and had started to make a right turn onto Wilcrest. The garbage truck hit the front tire of the bicycle throwing the bicyclist to the ground. The bicyclist, whose name has not been released, sadly died at the scene.