EAST FLATBUSH - A bicyclist was taken to a hospital after colliding with an ambulance in East Flatbush, and police are investigating.

The bicyclist swerved to avoid a double-parked car and struck the ambulance at Albany Avenue and Rutland Road at around 10 a.m. Monday, according to witnesses. But police are investigating the accident.

Police say the bicyclist was conscious when paramedics rushed him to Kings County Hospital Center.