ANTELOPE (CBS13) – A bicyclist was killed Tuesday on Roseville Road after being hit by a garbage truck.

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At around 6:40 a.m., the Sacramento County-owned garbage truck was driving on Roseville Road when a bicyclist suddenly swerved into the path of the truck and was hit.

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The bicyclist suffered severe head injuries and was pronounced dead.

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Roseville Road between Oak Hollow Drive and Palm Avenue were closed.