METRORail train hits cyclist near Rodeo

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HOUSTON - A cyclist was hit by a METRORail train on Tuesday.

METRO police said the incident happened at the intersection near Reliant Center about 10:40 a.m.

The cyclist was wearing headphones, not paying attention and rode across crossbars at the intersection, METRO officials said.

The cyclist was taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

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