Bicyclist hurt after being hit by car in Cass Co.

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MARCELLUS TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WNDU) – An 82-year-old bicyclist was hurt Friday afternoon when he was hit by a car on M-40 in Cass County.

The crash happened around 3:59 p.m. on M-40 near Brody Street in Marcellus Township, according to a release from the Cass County Sheriff's Office.

Police say James Shannon, 82, of Marcellus, was riding his bike south when he was hit by a car driven by 26-year-old Dowagiac resident Cody Breseman.

Shannon, who reportedly was not wearing a helmet, was hurt in the collision, but police did not provide information on the extent of injuries. He was transported to a Kalamazoo hospital for treatment.

Police say alcohol was not a factor in the crash.