Truck hits Orofino bicyclist on Highway-12 and dies

OROFINO, ID - An Orofino woman is dead after she was hit while out on a bike ride on Highway-12.

According to Idaho State Police, 61-year old Theresa Grossklaus was on her bicycle traveling eastbound near Orofino when she was hit by a pick-up driven by Mitchell Jared of Pierce, Idaho.

According to witnesses, Grossklaus was weaving erratically on her bike and rode into the lane of travel. No charges have been filed.

State police are still investigating the accident.