A Clinton bicyclist is dead following a motor-vehicle accident in the Town of Kirkland.

According to Oneida County Sheriff Rob Maciol. 64-year-old Samuel Pellman was riding his bike on Kirkland Ave. when he was struck from behind by a car driven by 86-year-old Annabelle Bloomquist, also from Clinton.

Pellman was treated at the scene by Clinton Fire Department and transported to St. Elizabeth's Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

This accident is still under investigation.