Bicyclist Struck and Injured by SUV in Loleta Crash
LOLETA, CA (April 25, 2019) – A bicyclist was hurt after a bicycle accident on Highway 101 near Loleta on Tuesday, April 23.
California Highway Patrol said that the collision occurred at about 4:40 p.m. when a Toyota Sienna Van struck a woman on a bike crossing the highway from the shoulder.
The female victim suffered minor injuries. Paramedics transported her by an ambulance to a trauma center.
Southbound traffic on Highway 101 near Fernbridge was slow going after the incident.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
It is important to always be on the lookout in an area with pedestrians and bicycle riders. And if you are riding a motorcycle or a bicycle, stay alert, stay in your lane, and look out for incoming vehicles. By obeying traffic laws and being cautious of your surroundings, you can prevent unforeseen accidents and keep yourself and others safe.
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