QUEENS: Van Critically Hits Cyclist

ASTORIA, Queens – A van critically struck a female cyclist on the intersection of 23 Ave & 35 St late Monday night at 11:10 pm. Significant damage is seen on the vans front windshield. The driver and his passenger stayed on scene, were not injured, and not arrested. No criminality is suspected. Details of the direction of flight is still under investigation. Cyclist was transported in critical condition to Elmhurst hospital.