1 Person Hospitalized in Bicycle Crash near Hearst Avenue in Berkeley
BERKELEY, CA (November 17, 2022) — One person was injured in a bicycle accident near Hearst Avenue and Euclid Avenue.
According to Berkeley Fire Department Battalion Chief Bill Kehoe, the bicycle accident happened around 8:00 p.m. Tuesday. For unknown reasons, a driver struck a bicyclist.
As a result, the victim suffered major trauma, including an injury to the leg. Arriving paramedics brought the patient to Highland Hospital for treatment and evaluation. Meanwhile, paramedics assessed the occupants inside the car. However, it’s unclear whether anyone else was injured or what led to the accident.
If anyone has information to share that can help Berkely Police, please call the police department.
Never expect drivers, pedestrians or bicyclists to drive how you drive. Some do not have an awareness like yours. While some might be distracted on the road, you might be alert. It’s important to drive, walk and bike defensively as though an accident can happen at any time.
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