Bicyclist hit by vehicle on Detroit-Superior Bridge

CLEVELAND - A 26-year-old man was struck by a vehicle while riding his bike on the Memorial Veterans Bridge, otherwise known as the Detroit-Superior Bridge, around 1 a.m. Wednesday.

Cleveland EMS says he was taken to MetroHealth in unstable condition. 

Police say a 43-year-old woman was driving her 2010 Chevrolet vehicle eastbound onto the bridge from W. 25th Street when the man rode his bike left-of-center and collided with the left front corner of the car. 

The man was thrown from the bike into the left corner of the windshield before he landed in the street. 

Police say they suspect the man was under the influence of alcohol, noting a strong odor of alcohol on him.

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