A bicyclist riding through Sandsprit Park was injured Saturday morning after a squirrel darted out in front of him.
STUART, Fla. - A man in Stuart is recovering from injuries after deputies say a squirrel caused him to crash his bike.
According to the Martin County Sheriff's Office, the bicyclist was riding through Sandsprit Park Saturday morning when a squirrel jumped out and ran through the spokes of the bicycle wheel.
Witnesses say the bicyclist made a hard, unexpected stop causing the bicyclist to flip twice.
Martin County Fire Rescue responded and transported the victim to the hospital.