UPDATE: Careless Driver Issued Summonses After Striking Two Cyclist in Cranford

EMS transported two bicyclists to an area hospital Thursday morning after being struck by a motor vehicle.

Officials say the Cranford Police Department received a 9-1-1 call at 6:21 a.m. Thursday reporting a motor vehicle crash, involving two bicyclists, at the intersection of South Avenue West and Lincoln Avenue West.

Investigating officers determined that a 2016 Ford F450 was making a left turn from South Avenue the driver struck the two bicyclists.

According to authorities, both cyclists suffered injuries and were transported to area hospitals.

Officials said the driver was issued a motor vehicle summons for careless driving.

All three parties involved were Union County residents.