Karla Naranjo, 15, Struck and Injured by Vehicle on Elkhorn Boulevard in Rio Linda
RIO LINDA, CA (April 21, 2021) – 15-year-old Karla Naranjo suffered injuries in a bicycle accident on Elkhorn Boulevard on April 13.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened near Rio Linda Boulevard just after 6:00 PM.
Based on a report, Karla Naranjo was riding her bike on Elkhorn at the time of the crash. She stopped in the bike lane to make sure it was safe to cross. Then she saw a truck leaving the 7-Eleven parking lot stopped, making her think it was safe to cross.
Subsequently, she crossed the street. At the same time, the truck continued to drive out into the street and struck her. It dragged her a couple of lanes over, with her under the car with her bike the entire time.
As a result, Naranjo sustained injuries in the incident. However, reports did not disclose the extent of her condition.
No other details are available. At this point, the authorities continue to investigate the incident.
Aways consider the movements of small vehicles like bicycles and motorcycles around you to prevent an accident. In addition, avoid speeding and follow road regulations at all times.
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