CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A 64-year-old man died Monday after his bicycle was struck by a car on Independence Boulevard.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say Robert Lee Baxter was trying to cross the highway near Rockway Drive when the car hit his bike, throwing Baxter into the car's windshield.
Baxter was taken to Carolinas Medical Center, where he later died.
The collision is under investigation.
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