JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A bicyclist was hit by an SUV Thursday night near UF Health hospital in the Springfield area, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
Police said a middle-age man was riding a bicycle about 9:50 p.m. when he was struck by an SUV at West Eighth and Boulevard streets.
The bicyclist was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The driver of the SUV stayed on-scene and is cooperating with detectives, police said.
The Sheriff's Office Traffic Homicide Unit continues to investigate.