Cyclist injured when hit by transit bus on Bainbridge Island

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BAINBRIDGE ISLAND, Wash. (AP) — A bicyclist was injured when he was hit by a bus near the Agate Pass Bridge on Bainbridge Island.

The Kitsap Sun reports that the cyclist was traveling south on Highway 305 on Tuesday at about 6 a.m. when he was struck by a southbound Kitsap Transit bus.

The Bainbridge Island Fire Department says the crash site was near a Kitsap Transit bus stop.

The cyclist was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle by a fire department medic unit. Additional information about the cyclist and his injuries were unavailable.

Traffic on the highway was delayed for several minutes. Bainbridge police are investigating the incident.