A 22-year old bicyclist was struck by a Norwalk Transit District bus last night at approximately 6:00 p.m. south of Arrowhead Lane on Route 7, report Wilton police.

The bus was being operated by a 52 year old man, police say, which was traveling northbound on Rt. 7 in the right lane south of Arrowhead Rd.

The bicyclist was traveling northbound along the shoulder of Route 7.

"The collision caused the bicycle rider to fall from the bike. He was transported to Norwalk Hospital by Wilton EMS.  The extent of his injuries is unknown at this time," Lt. Don Wakeman told The Bulletin in an email exchange.

Further investigation is pending to determine how the collision occurred, he said.