Bicyclist struck by car, injured in Cully

Driver remained on scene

A bicyclist was hit by a car in NE Portland, July 4 2017. (KOIN)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A bicyclist was seriously injured in the Cully neighborhood late Tuesday night.

Police say 51-year-old Alberto Canche-Mukel was hit by a car on NE Cully Boulevard and Killingsworth Street at 10:41 p.m. The driver of the car remained on scene and was cooperating with investigators. The driver did not display any signs of impairment or distracted driving.

Canche-Mukel was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Investigators said the driver was heading eastbound on Killingsworth Street. As the driver entered the intersection with Cully Boulevard, the vehicle collided with Canche-Mukel, who was riding his bicycle northbound through the intersection.

No citations have been issued and the crash remains under investigation.

Canche-Mukel was still at the hospital Wednesday morning with serious injuries

A bicyclist was hit by a car in NE Portland, July 4 2017. (KOIN)