Cyclist hit, run over on US 70 in Clayton - WRBL

Cyclist hit, run over on US 70 in Clayton

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CLAYTON, N.C. -

A 19-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries Wednesday when he was struck by a car and run over by another car.

The man, whose identity is being withheld pending next-of-kin notification, was crossing U.S. 70 in Clayton near Moore Street when he was struck by a car, knocked into the west bound lanes and run over by another car.

He was transported by Clayton Rescue to Wake Med Hospital in Raleigh with serious life-threatening injuries.

Police say both drivers had the right-of-way and the bicyclist crossed the highway against the light. Neither driver will be charged.

Police say the man was on a bike at the time of the collision.

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