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Driver cited after hitting man on bicycle

Published: Saturday, October 05, 2013 @ 1:56 PM
Updated: Saturday, October 05, 2013 @ 1:56 PM

A Warren County woman was cited by police after she hit a bicyclist with her vehicle, sending him to the hospital this morning.

Crews were dispatched to the intersection of East 2nd Street and Emerald Way in Franklin at around 11:15 a.m. on reports that a pedestrian had been hit by a car.

Police say the driver was pulling out of an apartment complex when the accident happened. Apparently she didn't see the man riding his bicycle on the sidewalk and hit him, causing injuries not believed to be life threatening.

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The 25-year-old man suffered injuries to his leg and hip and was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Investigators cited the driver with failure to yield to a pedestrian.