ROCKY HILL, Conn. (WTNH) — A cyclist is in critical condition after being struck by a car Saturday night, according to the Rocky Hill Police Department. 

Police and fire crews responded to a call of a crash on the Silas Deane Highway at 9:49 p.m. Upon arriving at the scene, authorities discovered a 70-year-old man with serious injuries. He was transported to a local hospital and is currently listed as in critical condition. 

Initial investigations revealed that the man was riding his bike south on Silas Deane Highway when he collided with a southbound vehicle. The driver of the vehicle remained on scene and is cooperating with the police. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sergeant Jeffrey Foss-Rugan at 860-258-2041 o