Mechanicsburg bicyclist injured in crash in Cumberland County

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A bicyclist suffers serious injury after he is hit by a car in Cumberland County.  It happened at about 6:30 Wednesday evening on the intersection of Shepherdstown Road  and South Market Street in Upper Allen Township. Police say 45 year old Robert Martin, of Mechanicsburg rode his bicycle from the stop sign and into the path of a car driven by 27 year old Franklin Fluty, also of Mechanicsburg.

The force of the impact threw Martin up over the hood and into the windshield of the car. Martin was rushed to Hershey Medical Center for treatment. The investigation continues.