NEW HANOVER COUNTY (WWAY)– A man crossing the street on his bicycle was hit by a car this afternoon.
Wilmington police spokeswoman Jessica Williams says the 68-year-old man was traveling east on Oleander Drive, crossing Boathouse Road when he was hit at a low speed.
She tell us the man was transported to the hospital and treated for a broken knee, broken nose, and a broken frontal bone or forehead.
Williams says the man was not wearing a helmet.
She says the 27-year-old driver was charged with failure to yield.