NEW BERN, N.C. -- A cyclist is in critical condition after a wreck during a Bike MS Race in New Bern.
WNCT reports 69-year-old Nancy Swackhamer was riding on the bike course on Highway 43. Troopers say she was hit by a truck when she was merging into the left turning lane. She was flown to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville for treatment.
North Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.