Bicyclist injured after crashing into deputy's SUV

MONCKS CORNER, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say a 27-year-old woman was sent to the hospital after she crashed her bicycle into a deputy's SUV in Moncks Corner Wednesday morning.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol says that the bicyclist was on the sidewalk along US-17A when she drove off the sidewalk and into the roadway.

According to investigators, the bicyclist then collided with the deputy's vehicle which was making a right turn.

An incident report states that the bicyclist is at fault and that the accident is under investigation.

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