HOUSTON -- Houston Police responded early Thursday to a reported hit-and-run that seriously injured a cyclist not far from the Texas Medical Center.

It happened shortly before 7 a.m. along the South Freeway frontage road at Holcombe.

Views from Air 11 showed a damaged pickup not far from a small green bicycle on the ground. The cyclist was apparently unconscious as he or she was placed in an ambulance

There’s no official word on the status of the driver involved in the incident, but police initially reported it as a hit-and-run.

Check back for updates to this developing story.