1 Hospitalized in San Diego Traffic Accident on Lincoln Avenue near Hamilton Street
SAN DIEGO, CA (May 25, 2021) – Sunday afternoon, a bicyclist suffered injuries in a crash on Lincoln Avenue near Hamilton Street.
According to San Diego Police Officer John Buttle, the incident occurred at around 4:45 p.m. Moreover, it happened on Lincoln Avenue between Hamilton and Arizona streets in the North Park neighborhood.
Also, the authorities confirmed that the crash involved a bicyclist and a pickup truck.
Reports revealed that a westbound bicyclist crashed into the side of a northbound 2014 GMC Sierra pickup as it crossed Lincoln Avenue.
Afterward, responders transported the 64-year-old male bicyclist to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The victim suffered a fractured right ankle in the crash.
Meanwhile, the 29-year-old male driver of the pickup sustained no injuries in the incident.
The incident is under investigation.
What’s Next after Bicycle Crash in San Diego
According to NHTSA, pedestrian and bicyclist accidents continue to rise in the United States. More pedestrians and cyclists died in 2018 than in any year since 1990.
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