UPDATE: Cyclist Killed in The Mission Identified

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — The bicyclist that was hit by a car Monday afternoon in the Mission district has been identified as 66-year-old Charles Vinson of San Francisco.

Vinson died at the hospital after being hit by a car.

Officer Grace Gatpandan said the collision occured at the intersection of 14th and Folsom streets, at 12:35 p.m.

Gatpandan said the bicyclist was bleeding when emergency crews arrived and that the four-door sedan involved in the collision remained at the scene and was cooperating with police.

One eye-witness claims they saw the driver run a red-light.

The victim was wearing a helmet, but still suffered major head trauma and required CPR at the scene of the accident.

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