A bicyclist was hit by a car along Bruce B.
Downs Blvd. Monday afternoon, temporarily closing the road while authorities
investigated the accident.
It happened around 12:30 near Interstate
Police say the victim was a 67-year-old
male who was trying to cross Bruce B. Downs when he was hit. Police say the
driver tried to avoid hitting the man, but was unable to do so.
The bicyclist was taken to Tampa General
Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
All lanes of Bruce B. Downs are back open to
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