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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A 68-year-old woman is in critical condition after she was hit by a truck Thursday evening.

The accident happened on Merrill Road near Red Oak Drive. Right now, traffic is still blocked along Merrill Road.

JSO told First Coast News the cyclist was riding in the center turn lane when she was struck.

An officer at the scene said no specific charges have been filed yet against the driver, but there are charges pending.

The officer also said bikers do have rights while they are not riding in bike lane.

The woman is at Shands Jacksonville.