Police: Bicyclist critical after being hit by car in Baldwin

A bicyclist riding in Baldwin early Saturday morning was struck by a car and is in critical condition, Nassau County police said.

The accident occurred at 1:15 a.m. as the 38-year-old male bicyclist was riding east on Grand Terrace Avenue when he was struck by a 2010 Toyota traveling north on Grand Avenue.

The victim, who was taken to a hospital, suffered serve trauma to his head and body, including multiple fractures, police said.

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The car passed all safety inspections and detectives do not expect to charge the driver of the Toyota, a 45-year-old woman, police said.

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