Bicyclist struck in Franklin
LARRY NEFF/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS
A young man was seriously injured Wednesday evening when struck by a car while riding a bicycle in Franklin Township. The incident occurred just after 6 p.m. at the intersection of Canal street and Main Road just east of Weissport. The victim was treated at the scene by Lehighton paramedics and transported to the Lehigh Valley Hospital in Salisbury Township. Township police are investigating the incident.