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Bicyclist Hospitalized, Cited After Being Struck by SUV in Georgetown

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GEORGETOWN, Del.- Delaware State Police say a bicyclist was seriously injured after being rear-ended by an SUV in Georgetown.

Investigators said 35-year-old David L. Clark of Georgetown was riding his bike westbound on U.S. 9 around 5:45 a.m. Sunday when the crash occurred.

Police said a 59-year-old Lewes man was driving a Jeep Grand Cherokee behind Clark and was unable to see the bicycle in time because of the low light.

Clarkt was thrown up onto the front of the Jeep before landing in the roadway.

Troopers said Clark, who was not wearing a helmet and was wearing dark-colored clothing, was transported by EMS to Beebe Healthcare where he was admitted in serious but stable condition. 

He was cited for failure to stay to the right of the roadway while operating a bicycle.

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