(STMW) — A 47-year-old bicyclist is in critical condition after he was struck by a tractor-trailer Tuesday afternoon in the Pilsen neighborhood.

About 4:25 p.m., a cyclist was struck by a white tractor-trailer traveling south in the 2100 block of South Ashland, according to a statement from Chicago Police.

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The driver of the truck was described as a white man in his 30s with a slender-to-medium build, blonde hair and a short, clean-cut beard, police said.

Anyone with information should contact the Chicago Police Major Accident Investigation Unit at (312) 745-4521.

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