AUSTIN -- FM 969 was closed at Imperial Dr. Thursday morning due to an accident involving a bicyclist.
According to a spokesperson for the Department of Public Safety, a driver hit a man on a bicycle.
TxDOT initially reported the accident as a fatality but, the Department of Public Safety later told KVUE it was not a fatality. DPS said the male victim is in his 50s and was transported to an area hospital for treatment.
The driver stayed on the scene.
FM 969 was closed in both directions for about an hour while the accident was cleared.
DPS is investigating.