A motorcyclist was rushed to the hospital Thursday afternoon after he was hit by a car in the 3700 block of Holly Road.

The accident happened around 3:15 p.m.

Police said the 30-year-old driver of a Dodge Avenger was making a lane change when it struck the side of the motorcycle, sending the rider to the ground. The 32-year-old motorcyclist is said to have suffered minor injuries and will be okay.

The driver of the Dodge Avenger was cited for making an unsafe lane change and driving without a license.

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