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A 73-year-old man riding a bicycle was critically injured Tuesday in a collision with a pickup in Fountain Valley.

The man was riding east on Garfield Avenue when a Ford F-350 truck made a left turn from eastbound Garfield to northbound Brookhurst Street just before 7 a.m., according to police.

The victim, whose name was not released, was taken area hospital, where he was listed in critical condition, according to police.

The pickup driver — a 65-year-old Huntington Beach man — remained on scene and cooperated with investigators, police said. Alcohol and drugs do not appear to have factored into the cause of the collision, police said.

Anyone with saw the collision was asked to call police at 714-593-4481.

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