The Dane County Medical Examiner's Office has identified the bicyclist killed Friday in a collision with a tow truck on Madison's West Side as Stephen L. Rader, 47, of Madison.
Rader was riding his bicycle when he was struck by a tow truck at the intersection of Mineral Point Road and South Yellowstone Drive, said Barry Irmen, director of operations for the Medical Examiner's Office. He was taken to UW Hospital and died a short time later, Irmen said.
The driver of the tow truck, whose name has not been released, was cooperating with police, Sgt. Jason Ostrenga said, and as of Friday, no arrests had been made. The crash remains under investigation.