Student struck while riding bicycle to school in Punta Gorda

Posted at 9:22 AM, May 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-07 11:43:37-04

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.  — UPDATE (11:41 AM)-- Punta Gorda police say a student on a bicycle was struck by a vehicle this morning.

The student only sustained minor injuries.

Punta Gorda Police are responding to a crash near the Punta Gorda Middle School.

The crash has caused heavy traffic congestion in the area.

Please avoid the area if possible until the scene has been cleared.