Cyclist is hit by plow truck

A cyclist was run over and seriously injured by a plow truck in the northern city of Kalix Wednesday morning.

There were two cyclists on the road when the truck drove by and hit one with the tip of its plow. An official with the police told news agency TT that the truck was not plowing when it hit the cyclist.

The driver of the plow left the scene of the accident and was later found and questioned by police. There will be a criminal investigation. The cyclist, a 45-year-old man, was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

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