POLICE: Cyclist with no lights, reflectors critically injured in pre-dawn crash

HAVELOCK, N.C. (WITN) – Police say a woman on a bicycle was critically injured when she was hit by a vehicle early Wednesday morning.

Havelock police say Alisha Kelley was trying to cross four-lane U.S. 70 at Stonebridge Trail when she was struck by a vehicle going through the intersection with a green light. The crash happened Wednesday morning around 4:30 a.m.

Police say the 23-year-old woman’s bike had no lights or reflectors and that the intersection is in a dimly lit section of the highway.

The driver called 911 and is cooperating with police, officers say. No charges have been filed against the driver at this time, according to police.

Kelley is in critical condition at ECU Health Medical Center, the hospital said this afternoon.

Anyone with information about this crash is encouraged to call Havelock police at 252-447-3212.

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