Birmingham Man Dies After Fall from Bicycle

Montgomery, Ala. (WSFA) -- Montgomery police are investigating the death of a man who fell from a bicycle and later died.

According to MPD spokesman Lt. Ron Cook the 47-year-old man was riding his bicycle along the 2500 block of Chestnut Street.

Witnesses report that the man fell off the bike and into the ditch.

Paramedics took the man, who has yet to be identified pending family notification, to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

According to the police, the man was a construction worker at Alabama State University but was from the Birmingham area.

The man possibly suffered a broken neck in the accident.