Bicyclist critically hurt in Brooklyn crash

Posted at 9:16 AM, Sep 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-14 17:33:14-04

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn – A bicyclist is in critical condition after he was struck by a car on Thursday.

The 35-year-old bicyclist was struck along Utica Avenue and Empire Boulevard in Crown Heights around 7 a.m.

A bicyclist is in critical condition after getting struck in by a car in Brooklyn Sept. 14. (PIX 11)

The bicyclist was taken to Kings County Hospital and is in critical condition, the FDNY said.

The driver remained on scene, and there were no immediate charges or arrests.

Police initially said the vehicle involved in the crash was a taxi, but the car’s license plate is not registered with the NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission, according to a spokeswoman and the agency’s online records.