Published: May 04, 2014 1:55 PM EDT
Updated: May 04, 2014 6:24 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, FL. - The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating after a person riding a bicycle was struck by a car on Daniels Parkway near the intersection of Cross Creek Blvd.  FHP tells Wink News the bike rider, 61 year old James Chelius died at Lee Memorial Hospital Sunday afternoon.  The crash happened around 11:30 Sunday morning.  Troopers say Chelius was attempting to turn on to Cross Creek Blvd  and failed to yield to oncoming traffic.  Charges are pending conclusion of the crash investigation.  FHP says alcohol was not a factor in the crash.   Count on Wink News to continue to keep you updated.