Fairfield woman critical after being hit by a truck

An elderly Fairfield woman is in critical condition after being hit by pick-up truck while riding her bicycle.

Police say Betty Lucas was riding yesterday afternoon on Paulding Street when a black pick-up hit her and knocked her off her bike.

Investigators say the man driving that truck immediately stopped after realizing he hit someone.

They say the driver claims he didn't see the biker at all.

No charges have been filed against the driver.

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