Published: Sep 17, 2010 3:49 PM EDT
Updated: Sep 17, 2010 12:49 PM EDT

WESTON, Fla. (AP) - A teenager bicyclist is recovering in South Florida after being hit by a patrol car during rush hour.

Broward sheriff's deputies say the biker was attempting to cross a busy road Friday morning when the patrol car struck him.

The teen, who has not been identified, was conscious, as he was airlifted to the hospital.

The investigation continues.