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Bicyclist Struck in Canton

A woman on a bike was struck at Route 179 and Gildersleeve Avenue in Canton.

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    Bicyclist Struck in Canton
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    Route 179 in Canton was closed for hours after a woman was struck by an SUV while riding a bike Wednesday afternoon.

    A woman on a bicycle was struck at Route 179 and Gildersleeve Avenue in Canton on Wednesday afternoon.

    The driver of an SUV was at a stop sign, and turned left onto Route 179, when the vehicle and the bicyclist collided, according to police.

    The person suffered serious injuries and was transported to a nearby hospital.

    Route 179 was closed between Route 202, the Albany Turnpike, and Maple Avenue, State Highway 565.


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