Tuscaloosa bicyclist hit by a truck, now in critical condition

Update:{}Tuscaloosa police say a 23-year-old University of Alabama student is in critical condition. Investigators say James Alexander Gutierrez was hit by the back wheel of a trailer being pulled by a dump truck.{} Witnesses say they do not believe the truck driver saw the student. He was dragged for nearly a block. He is being treated at DCH Hospital. The truck driver was not hurt. As for right now, no charges have been filed as of right now.


A{}Tuscaloosa bike rider{}is in critical condition at{}a local hospital, after being{}hit by a truck Wednesday morning. The Tuscaloosa Sheriff's Department{}says, the bicyclist was crossing the road near 15th Street and Hackberry Lane.