Clearwater, Florida -- A bicyclist was struck and seriously injured by a vehicle near Clearwater High School Tuesday night.

Police say the victim was being Bayflighted to the hospital as a trauma alert patient.

The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene, police said.

The crash occurred at about 10:20 p.m. a few blocks west of the high school on Gulf To Bay Boulevard.

Onewestbound lane was shut down to traffic, police said.

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