Bicyclist airlifted after being hit by vehicle

Witnesses told police the bicyclist suddenly turned in front of the vehicle.

A 44-year-old male bicyclist was airlifted to the hospital after being hit by a vehicle Thursday afternoon.

It happened on S. Lake Street near W. Pine Street.

Witnesses told the Cadillac Police that both the bicyclist and the vehicle were headed north on Lake Street, when the bicyclist suddenly turned into the front of the vehicle and was hit.

The man was taken to Mercy Hospital and then airlifted to Munson Medical Center.

Police are investigating the crash. No citations have been issued.