Bicyclist Struck and Injured by Vehicle on Palmdale Road near Borego Road
VICTORVILLE, CA (August 9, 2019) – A man suffered serious injuries in a bicycle accident on Palmdale Road, Friday evening.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at about 11:36 PM. Due to unknown reasons, a bicycle collided with a black four-door sedan near Borego Road.
Emergency responders airlifted the bicyclist to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center with serious head injuries. The victim’s current condition remains unknown. Meanwhile, the driver of the sedan remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators.
Witnesses claim that the bicyclist attempted to beat the traffic but did not make it. However, the Victorville Police Department continues to investigate the cause of the collision. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
When behind the wheel, it is important to always be aware of your surroundings. Keep an eye out for pedestrians, cyclists, or any other vehicles on the road. By staying alert and avoiding distracting activities while driving, you can reduce the chances of a serious accident.
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