PHOENIX -- Phoenix police are investigating a serious collision involving a bicyclist who was crossing Thunderbird Road mid-block at about 26th Avenue.
He was struck by a car, said Phoenix police Sgt. Tommy Thompson.
It happened at about 6:40 a.m.
The victim has not been identified and his or her condition was not immediately available.
Thunderbird Road is closed in both directions for now and may be through the morning commute, Thompson said.
3TV traffic reporter Gina Maravilla advised drivers to go up to Greenway or drop down to Cactus Road to avoid the scene.