A bicyclist died Friday after being struck by a car on Howard Gap Road in Henderson County.
According to our coverage partner, Hendersonville Times-News reports that 71-year-old Paul Brent Yingling of Fletcher was killed when he turned off of Whispering Hills Drive onto Howard Gap Road into the path of a Jeep Wrangler.
According to North Carolina State Highway Patrol, Yingling was taken to a local hospital where he died about 20 minutes later from a head injury.
The driver of the Jeep was not injured in the crash.
Yingling was wearing a helmet and no charges will be filed.