Cyclist hit and killed by North Charleston fire truck

A cyclist was hit and killed by a North Charleston Fire Department fire truck late Thursday night, according to Lance Corporal Judd Jones with South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The cyclist was riding on Cross County Road when he was hit just after 11 Thursday night. He was transported to MUSC where he died.

Jones said the fire truck was on its way to a call with lights and sirens on.

South Carolina Highway Patrol is still investigating the wreck.