UPDATE: Bicyclist hospitalized in Portsmouth crash

Posted at 8:34 AM, Jun 10, 2014
and last updated 2014-06-10 10:16:54-04

Portsmouth, Va. – A bicyclist was injured in a crash with a vehicle Tuesday morning, police tell NewsChannel 3.

The call came in at 7:38 a.m. Officers and medics responded to the intersection of High Street W and Carney Farm Lane.

A man was riding his bicycle eastbound on High Street when he was struck by the side view mirror of a small dump truck. The driver had attempted to drive around him.

The man was transported by medics to Naval Medical Center Portsmouth with minor injuries.

The driver of the dump truck is being issued a summons for improper passing.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 for updates.