A cyclist found unconscious on the side of the road in Summit County on Saturday has died from her injuries.

A passing motorist spotted the woman along state Route 32 in Browns Canyon on Saturday around 3 p.m., the Summit County Sheriff's Office said. The 59-year-old Summit County woman was unconscious and bleeding.

The woman had severe injuries from a cycling accident, police said. It does not appear a car was involved. The woman was wearing protective gear.

The cyclist, whose name has not been released, was taken to the hospital by helicopter where she later died.