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Farmington police identify bicyclist seriously hurt in last night's crash

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A bicyclist was in serious condition on Tuesday night after being struck by a car on Route 177 in Farmington. (WFSB) A bicyclist was in serious condition on Tuesday night after being struck by a car on Route 177 in Farmington. (WFSB)
FARMINGTON, CT (WFSB) -

A bicyclist who was struck by a car in Farmington on Tuesday night remained in serious condition on Wednesday morning.

Police identified the victim as 40-year-old Raymond Reyes of Plainville.

The driver was a 17-year-old boy from Farmington. He was not hurt.

Police said around 9:45 p.m., they responded to Route 177 at the intersection of Morea Road.

Reyes sustained life-threatening injuries and was brought to Saint Francis Hospital. 

The driver of the car stayed on the scene.

Route 177 was closed at Route 6 and Morea Road Tuesday night. Motorists were urged to use New Britain Avenue and Coppermine Road as alternate routes. 

Accident reconstruction was on the scene assisting with the investigation. 

Police are still investigating this crash and no arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is asked contact Farmington Detective Jason Hughes at 860-675-2461.

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