Cyclist, 47, hit by car in Des Moines taken to hospital
Posted May 12, 2009 by BIKEIOWA user
Des Moines, IA
May 9th 2009
A bicyclist, 47, was taken to a Des Moines hospital Friday after he was struck by a car along Fleur Drive, Des Moines Fire Department officials said.
The victim was hit by a car making a left turn about noon in a crosswalk at Fleur Drive and Gray's Lake Park.
The bicyclist was taken to Mercy Medical Center for treatment of injuries that did not appear to be life-threatening, police said.
No citations had been issued as of late Friday and an investigation was ongoing, police said. Other accident details were not available.