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SUV Collides With Bicyclist in Burlington, Vermont

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Police are investigating after a bicyclist was injured in a collision with a motor vehicle in Burlington, Vermont, over the weekend.

Authorities responded to Shelburne Ave. on Sunday, where they found 58-year-old Sam Norris of Burlington lying unresponsive on the green belt near the southbound lanes.

A physician with the UVM Medical Center who did not witness the accident but was nearby when the crash occurred was assisting Norris at the time.

The operator of the vehicle involved, Jacob Barewicz of Burlington, was also at the scene.

Norris suffered injuries to his head, neck and body. He is expected to recover.

A preliminary investigation has shown that Norris was riding in the road legally.

Police officials do not believe speed, drugs or alcohol were factors in the crash.

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