MCCRORY, AR- The following is a statement from Overland, a summer program sponsoring the group of young people who were struck by a car in Woodruff County:
"On July 2, 2013 seven individuals on an Overland bicycle touring program were injured when a car traveling on route 17 struck the group.
Police and paramedics responded to the scene.
Three of the individuals were airlifted from the scene, including one individual who is in critical condition.
The remaining four individuals were transported by ambulance and were being treated at local hospitals.
Of these four individuals, two have been released.
At this time, we at Overland would like to express our deepest concern for those injured and our gratitude to the emergency response teams."