1 Hospitalized after Reno Bicycle Collision
RENO, NV (October 28, 2019) – A person suffered injuries in a car and bicycle collision on Vassar Street on October 16.
According to the Reno Police Department, the bicyclist rode down the road with no reflective gear when a car hit him.
The rider suffered non-life-threatening injuries. After that, responders transported a bicyclist to a hospital after the collision near Vassar Street and Wilkinson Avenue.
Both the driver and the bicyclist received citations. The driver got a citation for a right of way violation. In addition, the bicycle rider is cited for improper gear.
When behind the wheel, it is important to always be on the lookout for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorcyclists. As a bicyclist, make sure to suit yourself with the proper biking equipment. In addition, always avoid distractions while driving. By obeying traffic laws and being cautious of your surroundings, you can prevent unforeseen accidents and keep yourself and others safe on the road.
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