Bicyclist hit and killed by vehicle while riding near Waseca

It happened north of Waseca around 6:40 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1.
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A man is dead after he was struck by vehicle while riding bike in southern Minnesota Tuesday morning. 

Anthony Michael Hodge, 30, of Waseca, was riding bicycle along Hwy. 13 in Blooming Grove Township around 6:40 a.m. when he was fatally struck by a 2000 Oldsmobile Bravada driven by a 23-year-old woman. 

The Oldsmobile was northbound on Hwy. 13 at the time of the crash.

Hodge was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the vehicle, from Waseca, was not injured. 

Road conditions were wet at the time and alcohol is not believed to have been a factor. 

Blooming Grove Township is located just north of Waseca in Waseca County. 

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