NEWS
08/01/2011 09:25 EDT | Updated 10/01/2011 05:12 EDT

Former Oregon, NFL quarterback Joey Harrington hit by SUV while bicycling in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. - Former Oregon Ducks and NFL quarterback Joey Harrington was injured when he was hit by a sport utility vehicle while bicycling in southeast Portland on Sunday night.

Harrington is hospitalized with a broken collar bone, a punctured lung and a cut on his head. He is expected to remain in the hospital until Tuesday.

Portland police say the 33-year-old Harrington was hit from behind by a passing SUV driven by a 26-year-old man who remained at the scene and co-operated with investigators. The man was cited for following too close.