Cyclist injured after being struck by car in Durham

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Cyclist injured after being struck by car in Durham

Officials say a bicyclist was critically injured after being struck by a car on Pleasant Green Road near Admiral Lane.

A woman was riding her bicycle up Pleasant Green Road when another car, which was also traveling north, rear-ended the bike.

The woman suffered serious injuries, but none were life-threatening, officials say.

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The cyclist was transported to Duke.

The driver of the car was reported to have suffered no injuries and stayed on the scene until the cyclist was transported.

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The driver has been charged with failure to reduce speed to avoid collision with another vehicle.

No names have yet to be released. Check back for updates.
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