Police: One rushed to hospital after crash involving bicycle next to I-275 ramp in St. Pete

Officers with the St. Petersburg Police Department said they are investigating after a bicyclist was hit by a car on 22nd Avenue North near the southbound ramp to I-275.

The victim was rushed to an area hospital as a trauma alert, according to police on scene. 

SPPD officials said the westbound lanes on 22nd Avenue North near I-275 were closed as officers continued investigating the crash. Those lanes have since been reopened. 

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.