What to Know
- A driver struck a cyclist in Center City Philadelphia Friday morning.
- The cyclist suffered head and neck injuries as he was knocked off his bike, which wound up mangled.
- Expect traffic troubles around 11th and Vine streets.
A driver struck a cyclist in Center City Friday morning.
The force of the crash around 5 a.m. at 11th and Vine streets knocked the cyclist off his bike, Philadelphia medics said. The mangled bike could be seen in the middle of a crosswalk.
The man was rushed to a nearby hospital in serious but stable condition with head and neck injuries.
Transportation and Transit
The driver stopped.
Expect traffic trouble in the area as the crash remained under investigation into the Friday morning rush.