Cyclist in critical condition after striking pedestrian in Prospect Park

A police cruiser in Prospect Park.
File photo by Todd Maisel

A cyclist is fighting for her life after she rammed a pedestrian in Prospect Park on the morning of July 4, according to police.

The 28-year-old woman was riding south in the bike lane on West Drive when she hit a 59-year-old man at 9:34 am, according to Police Department spokeswoman Detective Denise Moroney.

The biker was rushed to Maimonides Hospital in critical condition and the man was brought to Methodist Hospital in stable condition, according to Detective Moroney.

This story first appeared on AMNY.com.