Pedestrian and Cyclist Accidents

Bicyclist Struck By Car In Vernon, Seriously Injured

A man riding a bike that was hit by a car Thursday morning suffered serious injuries, police said.

The collision happened Thursday morning in the area of East Main Street, or Route 74, and Court Street, police said. The bicyclist, who was concious, was taken to Hartford Hospital.

Route 74 was closed so regional accident reconstruction team could investigate.

Police said the driver was cooperating with the investigation and no charges have been filed at this time.

Courant Staff Writer Nicholas Rondinone contributed to this story.