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Bicyclist out of hospital after accident involving SUV in Columbus

Police in Columbus said a bicyclist is out of the hospital in Tupelo after he was struck by a sport utility vehicle on the Fourth of July.

Posted: Jul 5, 2019 7:06 PM
Updated: Jul 8, 2019 10:18 AM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - Police in Columbus said a bicyclist is out of the hospital in Tupelo after he was struck by a sport utility vehicle on the Fourth of July.

It was around 1:30 p.m. Thursday that the cyclist was struck at Taylor Street and Highway 182. 

The collision happened on Alabama Street, according to Columbus police.

According to officers, the 27-year-old cyclist ran a stop sign coming off of Taylor Street into the path of the SUV.

No tickets were written to anyone involved in the accident.

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