Bicyclist hit and killed on Pleasant Hill Road early Monday morning

A bicyclist was killed on Pleasant Hill road early Monday morning after being hit by a pickup truck.

According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, Jason Bay, 21, of Kissimmee, was driving a 1994 Chevy pickup truck southbound on Pleasant Hill Road in the right lane at about 12:55 a.m. A man riding a bicycle was up ahead of him.

Bay told troopers that he did not see the victim when he struck him from behind.

The victim, who was pronounced dead at the scene, had not yet been identified.

The crash remains under investigation.