Name Revealed of Bicyclist Killed on Route 50, Investigation Underway

MARYLAND – We now know the name of the bicyclist that was killed during a crash in Trappe, Tuesday evening.

Maryland State Police tell 47 ABC Franklin Benjamin Dobson died as a result of being hit by a pickup truck.

The driver is identified as 41-year-old Carl Joseph Young.

We’re told Dobson was traveling on Route 50 in the area of Buck Bryan Road when for unknown reasons he merged into traffic and was hit by Young’s black Chevy truck.

The area was closed off and has since reopened.

An investigation is underway at this time.

We will update this article with the latest details as they become available.

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