A teenage bicyclist was hit by a sport utility vehicle and seriously injured Saturday afternoon in Clay County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
It happened about 12:10 p.m. on County Road 209 near Ravenwood Drive, south of Green Cove Springs, troopers said.
According to the Highway Patrol, a 15-year-old Keystone Heights boy was riding a bicycle north in the southbound lanes of C.R. 209 when he crossed the roadway and was struck by a Chevrolet Acadia traveling northbound.
The teen suffered serious injuries, troopers said. A news release from FHP shows he was not wearing a helmet.
Troopers said the SUV driver, a 35-year-old Clay County woman, was not injured.