GOODYEAR, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- Several bicyclists were struck by a car in Goodyear Thursday morning, according to police.

The crash happened next to the Amazon warehouse near Cotton Lane and State Route 85.

[WATCH: 4 cyclists hit by car in Goodyear, fire officials say]

Police say a car was heading eastbound when it attempted to turn into the warehouse and struck several westbound cyclists.

Fire officials say four cyclists were hit. Three of them were transported with non-life-threatening injuries.

[WATCH: Driver plows into group of cyclists in Goodyear]

David Herzog heard the impact. "We absolutely heard it. There were bikes breaking. It was a sad state of affairs," says David.

"Everybody was yelling, 'hey, stop, stop!' She just plowed into the middle of us," says Cheryl Herzog, a bicyclist who narrowly avoided being hit. "She had this big huge gash on her head because her helmet cut into her head and it broke off, it was terrible."

Police say the sun glare may have played a factor with the driver not seeing the cyclists.

Commerce Drive was closed in both directions while police investigated the wreck.

 


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