ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — A man died at the hospital after he was hit by a truck while riding an electric bicycle, police said.

The crash happened just after 6:30 p.m. Monday at the intersection of 22nd Avenue North and 52nd Street North, according to a St. Petersburg Police Department news release.

Police say the rider, a 39-year-old man, entered the intersection with his bike just as a Ford Escape SUV was heading down the road when the two crashed into each other. The man was taken to an area hospital, where he later died.

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The driver remained at the scene of the crash and is cooperating with investigators, the department said.