Update, 9:38 p.m.: Riva Road has been reopened to traffic.
Original Story: 6:55 p.m.: Riva Road in Davidsonville is closed in both directions from Maple Creek Lane to Bear’s Point Road following a Wednesday evening accident involving a car and a bicycle, according to Anne Arundel County Police.
According to police a car collided with a bicyclist on Riva Road at around 5:23 p.m. Wednesday resulting in “serious injuries to the bicyclist.” Due to the nature of the accident, investigators from the Traffic Safety Section have been called to the scene.
The driver of the car remained at the scene of the accident, and Riva Road will remain closed while an investigation into the accident is conducted, police said.
No further information about the bicyclist, the driver or the circumstances involving the crash are available at this time. Police request that drivers avoid Riva Road between Maple Creek Lane and Beard’s Point Road until further notice.