A 29-year-old Apalachicola was hit on her bicycle Wednesday evening while riding along Bluff Road.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol report prepared by Trooper R. D. Snipes, Dianna Renee Cordes was pedaling north in the northbound lane of County Road 384, close to the white line, with no rear red light, at about 10 p.m.
Christopher Montgomery, 30, of Apalachicola, was driving a 2007 Dodge Dakota, also northbound, when he tried to avoid a collision with Cordes. The report said Montgomery steered left, and his front right collided with Cordes’ rear tire. She was ejected from the bicycle and came to final rest on the north shoulder, read the report.
Montgomery was no injured. Cordes was transported to Bay Medical, where she was reported in critical condition yesterday.
The report said charges are pending.