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TPD investigates vehicle, bicycle accident on Old Jacksonville Highway

TYLER, August 27, 2014— On Tuesday August 26, at approximately 8:10 p.m., Tyler Police Department officers responded to a crash involving a motor vehicle and a bicyclist in the 7500 block of Old Jacksonville Highway. 

A group of cyclists were riding north bound in the outside lane when a female rider was struck by a vehicle.  The rider sustained serious injuries that are not believed to be life threatening at this time.  The injured party was transported to a local hospital for treatment.  The crash is still under investigation.

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