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Bicyclist in serious condition after crash

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Posted at 9:30 AM, Jan 05, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-05 09:30:12-05

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. — A 70-year-old Bonita Springs man is in serious condition after being struck by a vehicle while riding his bike.

According to FHP, an SUV was northbound on CR-887 (Old US-41), north of Rail Head Blvd.

The man riding a bicycle was northbound on CR-887 to the far right of the roadway, directly in front of the SUV.

The passenger-side mirror of the SUV collided with the 70-year-old.

He came to final rest on the northbound lane of CR-887.

The SUV came to a controlled stop on the northbound grass shoulder of CR-887.

The driver was cited for violation of the three-foot bicycle law.