BRISTOL, Conn. (WTNH) — A bicyclist was struck by a car, closing Route 6 in Bristol Wednesday morning.

Police said two men were riding an electric “e-bicycle” when they were hit by a car traveling in the same direction just before 6 a.m. on Farmington Avenue.

Both men were transported to area hospitals with serious injuries. They are now listed in stable condition, police said.

Route 6 at Farmington Avenue is closed in both directions between Mix Street and Stafford Avenue.

Police urge drivers to seek alternate routes.

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This is an active investigation. Anyone who witnessed the crash is urged to contact Officer Duncan at (860) 584-3017 x3282.

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