HOUSTON – Paramedics were called to southwest Houston near Missouri City where a cyclist was struck by a car overnight.

The driver of a Cadillac struck a man on a bike along Independence Parkway at Hollyridge.

The cyclist was taken to the hospital to get checked out. The driver of the Cadillac stayed at the scene and spoke with police.

The section of road is very dark with no street lights, but the cause of the incident is under investigation.

Photos: Cyclist struck by car near Missouri City