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.