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Bicyclist in critical condition after being struck by truck

The King & University traffic camera shows police and fire crews on the scene. The King & University traffic camera shows police and fire crews on the scene.

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - An Oahu man is in critical condition after being struck by a pickup truck. The crash happened at 1:22 Monday afternoon on University Avenue.

According to investigators, the driver of the pickup truck -- a 61-year-old male -- was exiting University Square when he hit the bicyclist. The victim in his 70s was pinned under the truck, and had to be freed using the Jaws of Life. He was not wearing a helmet, and taken to the Queen's Medical Center in critical condition.

Speed, alcohol and drugs were not factors in this crash.

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