Largo, Florida -- An accident at Ulmerton and Belcher roads caused a major traffic headache for morning commuters Tuesday.

Authorities say the accident involving a bicyclist and a car happened around 8:00 this morning. Preliminary evidence shows the bicyclist was on the north side of the intersection heading across Belcher towards the CVS store when he was hit by a Dodge Neon that was heading south on the road.

CRASH:Bicyclist vs. car at Ulmerton & Belcher roads

The bicyclist was seriously injured and Bayflighted to an area hospital, according to Largo Police. His identity and condition has not yet been released.

Authorities reopened the intersection around 2 p.m.

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