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Bicyclist Injured In Crash With Auto - PHOTOS
Dickinson, Texas


News Release

 

Nature of Incident:     Auto – pedestrian accident    

Date of Incident:        February 9, 2018

At about 6:05 pm, Dickinson Police responded to an accident in the 4400 block of State Highway 3.   Officers arrived and found a 46-year-old male had been struck by a vehicle while he was riding a bicycle.   The male was alert and speaking coherently while talking with officers and EMS at the scene.   He did suffer some lacerations and was transported by Dickinson EMS to Clear Lake Regional Hospital.  He is not believed to have life threatening injuries.  

Initial investigation determined the bicyclist failed to yield the right of way at a stop sign and was hit by a car. A second vehicle traveling behind the first car then struck the first car, causing it to drive over the bicyclist.   Drivers of both vehicles remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.   Neither driver showed signs of intoxication or impairment.  

The investigation is continuing.  No charges are filed at this time.  

 


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Tim J. Cromie 
Sergeant / Public Information Officer
Criminal Investigation Division

Dickinson Police Department