Serious Bike Crash injury in Ithaca

A bicyclist is being treated at Upstate after slamming into a parked car's mirror on Ithaca's East Hill on Friday evening

An Ithaca bicyclist is being treated at Upstate University Hospital for what are called severe injuries, after crashing on Friday evening, on Ithaca's East Hill.

Ithaca Firefighters tell us the man was coming down University Avenue when he hit the mirror of a parked car, about 7:30pm.

The crash left the man with head and rib injuries. He was wearing a helmet.

An emergency landing zone was established at Ithaca High School, and Mercy Flight airlifted the bicyclist to Syracuse.

At this point we do not have his name or condition. Ithaca Police is investigating.

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