Bicyclist Suffers Broken Left Clavicle and Several Broken Ribs after Struck by SUV on Cushing Road in San Diego
SAN DIEGO, CA (November 23, 2021) – A 75-year-old man suffered serious injuries in a bicycle accident on Cushing Road in San Diego, Wednesday afternoon.
The accident happened around 3:00 p.m. on November 17 in the area of 2300 Cushing Road near Liberty Station NTC Park. According to the San Diego Police Department, the man was riding his bicycle southbound when a Ford Escape SUV struck him.
The impact ejected the man from his bicycle onto the roadway. He suffered a broken left clavicle and several broken ribs. He was taken to a hospital where his injuries were determined not to be life-threatening.
Meanwhile, the driver of the Escape cooperated with the investigation. SDPD is still trying to determine whether drugs or alcohol contributed to the crash.
Avoid pedestrian accidents by keeping your eyes on the road and managing your speed. Always pay attention to pedestrians crossing and walking on the roadway, and prepare yourself to yield. Follow traffic rules at all times, and do not drive while intoxicated.
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