Highway 77 crash leaves one critically injured

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PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB) — One person is critically injured in an evening Bay County crash.

The accident happened just after 7 p.m. south of White Oaks Boulevard on Highway 77.

A vehicle and a bicyclist collided on the northbound lanes.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a sedan was traveling northbound on Highway 77 when a biker attempted to cross the north bound lanes.

The driver of the sedan attempted to avoid a collision by steering to the right. The driver was unable to avoid a collision. The front of the vehicle then hit the bicyclist, causing the biker to strike the windshield of the car.

Florida Highway Patrol says the bicyclist was airlifted to Bay Medical with critical injuries. The driver of the vehicle was uninjured.

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