Cyclist killed in crash on Highway 347 in Beaumont

Fatal Accident

A 55-year-old man is dead after he was hit by a vehicle on Highway 347, according to the Beaumont Police Department.

The driver of a beige Mercury Grand Marque changed lanes around 4:36 a.m. Thursday and did not see Tam Trung Ngo, a homeless man riding without lighting or reflective clothing, BPD said in a news release.

Officers responded to 6240 Highway 347 shortly after the crash.

Ngo died at the scene.

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