Closeup of crime scene tape with police officers and police car in background. Utahlypse 2011

Police are investigating what factors led to the crash that killed a bicyclist on Peninsula Expressway early in the morning on July 13.

Officers were called to the scene near Bethlehem Boulevard at 4:39 a.m. after the driver of 2018 Chevrolet Equinox that was traveling northbound on Peninsula Expressway struck the bicycle from behind.The bicyclist, an adult man, was transported to an area hospital where he later died.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team is continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding this fatal crash. The identity of the decedent is withheld pending next of kin notifications.

The Baltimore County Police Department did not have an update at the time this newspaper went to press.