Authorities reported a crash that left a bicyclist injured when he was struck by a car on Townsend Road in Jacksonville.
According to officials,the crash happened at 6000 Townsend Road. The driver of a Honda Civic, driven by a 25-year-old, was traveling eastbound. A bicyclist was traveling southbound on Townsend. Officials say the driver of the Honda failed to yield at a stop sign and struck the bicyclist.
The rider was critically injured and was taken to the hospital having with life-threatening injuries. The driver of the Honda Civic was not injured and remained at the scene of the accident.
Police say the crash remains under active investigation. No other details were released by the authorities. The details of the individuals involved in the crash have not been released by the officials.
Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “We are very sorry to hear about the accident involving a bicyclist. This kind of accident reminds us to always stay vigilant anytime we are near a road and to drive safely no matter what vehicle we are using. Bicyclists have many of the same rights on the road as motorists. We hope that the family contacts an experienced accident attorney to help them in this very difficult time.”
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