A bicyclist is dead after colliding with a car in the Wheaton area.

Montgomery County police detectives are investigating the accident that killed a 47-year-old man. Officials say he was hit by a BMW as he crossed the westbound lanes of Randolph Road. 

The cyclist was not wearing a helmet and died of his injuries at the scene. 

Police have not yet released the man’s name, but the driver of the BMW has been identified as Yale Tankus, 57 of Silver Spring. Tankus was not hurt.