(Bemidji, MN)  —  A bicyclist from Illinois is dead after being hit by a vehicle near Bemidji last week.  Police say Romel Baker was traveling in Eckles Township when he was hit by a pickup truck before 6 a.m. August 25th.  Authorities are working on accident reconstruction as an autopsy and toxicology report is conducted.  They say alcohol doesn’t appear to be a factor in the case.