Police say the man, 34, was riding his bike at around 2:30 a.m. near Lexington Avenue and E. Quincy Street when he crashed into a car. KSAT reports that the man ran a red light going north on Lexington when he couldn’t stop his bike, hitting the car and causing injury.
According to KSAT, the man was transported to University Hospital with multiple injuries.
According to the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA), 726 pedalcyclists were killed in 2014 in motor vehicle traffic crashes. Here are some other statistics from the NHTSA: