SACRAMENTO, CA - A bicyclist was seriously injured after being struck by a suspected intoxicated driver near the American River Parkway on Tuesday.
According to a report by ABC 10, the unidentified bicyclist was struck while riding on the Jedediah Smith Memorial Trail, behind the Costco Expo Parkway.
Investigators believe the driver, an adult male, went through the gates to the trail and into the path of the cyclist. He remained at the scene and was taken into custody after showing signs of intoxication.
The bicyclist was rushed to a nearby hospital in critical condition.
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