Johnny Carson Center Director Megan Elliott

Director Megan Elliott poses for a portrait inside the Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts on Friday, August 30, 2019, in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Megan Elliott, the director of the new Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts, was struck by a vehicle while riding her bike Monday morning, according to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Police Department. 

Lincoln Police Department confirmed a call came in around 11:32 a.m., saying someone was hit by a vehicle at 12th and Q streets. 

Michelle Walenz, the director of engagement for the Carson Center, said Elliott was taken to Bryan West Hospital. Her injuries are unknown at this time. 

This article was modified at 1:28 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 9 to correct the time of day.