The accident happened in the 5500 block of Highway 146. According to Texas City police, Patrick Rolland Early, 50, of Mississippi, was traveling northbound on Highway 146 on a bicycle. The driver of the vehicle, a 70-year-old man, was driving southbound when police say Early veered into oncoming traffic and was struck by him.
Police say the driver had no signs of intoxication and voluntarily gave a blood samples. No citations were issued.
The victim was transported to the hospital where he later died.