CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A bicyclist was taken to the hospital Thursday morning with life threatening injuries after an accident with a vehicle.

The incident occurred around 6:50 a.m. on Beam Road and Shopton Road.

Police told NBC Charlotte that no charges will be filed. The driver allegedly told an officer on scene that the bicyclist swerved in front of the car.

Authorities said they were investigating the accident. The crash caused major delays in the area. Police said they expect it to be cleared around 8:11 a.m.