Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

Bicyclist In Critical Condition After Collision With Vehicle

Ambulance-DrivingOn Wednesday, July 3 at approx. 6:35a.m. the Paso Robles Police Department and Department of Emergency Services responded to an injury traffic collision west of Jardine Road on Highway 46 East.

Officers determined a vehicle struck a 55-year-old male bicyclist after he entered the eastbound traffic lanes. The bicyclist was treated at the scene and transported via ambulance to a local hospital for major injuries. This subject has since been admitted to the hospital in critical condition.  

The driver of the vehicle was not injured in this collision and remained at the scene to cooperate with investigators. While the cause of the collision is still under investigation, it does not appear that drugs or alcohol were involved.