Police: DWI Driver Critically Injured Bicyclist

The 63-year-old driver was arrested after the collision in Wyandanch at about 1:30 a.m., according to Suffolk County police

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    A bicyclist was struck and critically injured Saturday, and the driver of the car that hit him has been arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated, police said.

    The 63-year-old driver was arrested after the collision in Wyandanch at about 1:30 a.m., according to Suffolk County police. The bicyclist, 36-year-old Ishmeil Thomas, was taken to the Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip, where he was listed in critical condition.

    It wasn't immediately clear if the driver had a lawyer.

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