A cyclist suffered life-threatening injuries in a collision with a flatbed tow truck late Tuesday evening.
The incident occurred on Brighton Avenue in Allston, Massachusetts around 10:30 p.m. Police shut down the intersection of Linden Street and Brighton Avenue for a few hours as they tried to piece together what happened.
The driver of the truck remained at the scene. Brighton Avenue does have clearly marked bike lanes.
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No update has been given on the condition of the cyclist, who was transported to a local hospital.