Cyclist struck, injured
A teenage cyclist is in serious condition after being struck by a vehicle on Wednesday afternoon.
Ruston Fire Department Public Education Officer Eric Brazzel said the incident took place at 4:14 p.m. on U.S. Highway 167 North between Vienna and Dubach.
“RFD responded at that time with a medic unit and rescue to find the patient with severe injuries,” Brazzel said. “Pafford Air was notified to transport the patient to LSU Medical Center.”