Cops: Vehicle hits bicyclist on Hempstead Tpke.

Police and EMS personnel on the scene where

Police and EMS personnel on the scene where a bicyclist was struck and injured by a vehicle Tuesday morning, April 29, 2014, in Franklin Square, Nassau County police said. Police said the cyclist was "conscious and alert" after the accident on Hempstead Turnpike, but that the extent of the victim's injuries was not immediately known. (Credit: Lou Minutoli)

A bicyclist was struck and injured by a vehicle Tuesday morning in Franklin Square, Nassau County police said.

The accident occurred on Hempstead Turnpike at Commonwealth Street at 7:06 a.m., police said.

The driver remained at the scene and was not injured.


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Police said the cyclist was "conscious and alert" after the accident, but said the extent of the victim's injuries was not immediately known.

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