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Cyclist seriously injured in downtown Seattle

PI 911 blog  has the scoop – and of course their comments section is aflame with debate on this one.

Seattle police say a cyclist had serious head injuries after colliding with a car Monday afternoon.

Police say a witness reported that the cyclist went through a red light just before the accident.

About 4:40 p.m., a black Lexus was southbound on Fifth Avenue near Olive Way. The Lexus went through the intersection, where the bike collided with it.

The male victim was taken to Harborview Medical Center.