JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – A car collided with a bike at Broadhurst Road and Highway 17 in Jacksonville around 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Jacksonville police said.
Officers said the bicyclist, Donald Wigfall, 50 of Jacksonville, was attempting to cross Highway 17 and struck a 2005 Nissan Altima, driven by Leanna Williams, 31, of Jacksonville, who was traveling northbound on the inside lane.
Wigfall was transported to a medical facility with serious injuries, officers said. The driver was not injured.
Jacksonville police issued the bicyclist a citation for failure to yield.