PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- The Florida Highway Patrol has identified the bicyclist killed by a tractor trailer in Deep Creek this morning as 73-year-old Howard Wisch.
The driver of the tractor trailer has not been charged, since the report states Wisch rode his bike out in front of the truck, at the intersection of Capricorn Blvd. and Palisade Rd.
Wisch was pronounced deceased at 9:45 a.m.
The driver of the semi-truck was not injured.