Bicyclist injured after being hit by truck in Punta Gorda

Posted at 8:22 AM, Nov 30, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-30 08:22:41-05

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. -- A bicyclist was flown to the hospital in serious condition Tuesday after he was hit by a truck.

It happened shortly after 4pm on Taylor Road just south of Airport Road.

Traffic was delayed in the area for a while, but things have since returned to normal.

The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.