BOISE — A cyclist and the driver of a vehicle were transported to a hospital with undetermined injuries Friday afternoon after a collision in Boise.
The report came in shortly before 5 p.m. Here's what happened, according to Boise police spokeswoman Lynn Hightower:
The driver of a four-door Hyundai sedan - the vehicle's only occupant - was northbound on South Vista Avenue near the intersection with West Spaulding Street.
Witnesses told police that the car swerved into and across the southbound lanes into oncoming traffic.
The car continued onto the sidewalk, hit the cyclist, then stopped when it hit a light pole.
Traffic on Vista was restricted to one lane for a while, but has been fully reopened.
Traffic in both directions of Vista was restricted to one lane in each direction while the crash was under investigation.
The cyclist and driver appeared to escape life-threatening injuries, police said. Both remained hospitalized Friday night.
No other information was available. Check idahostatesman.com for updates.