A bicyclist collided with a sedan on 81st Street between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue on Wednesday around 11:45 a.m., according to police. The bicyclist hit the windshield and sustained an injury to the head. He was taken away by ambulance, but it didn’t appear to be critical, a police source said.
The bicyclist was turning left onto 81st when he collided with the eastbound vehicle, according to the police source. The indication from preliminary investigation is that the cyclist ran into the car, not the other way around. No charges were filed.
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