Man Injured in Bicycle Accident on Mira Loma Drive [Reno, NV]
1 Hospitalized after Bicycle Crash on Mira Loma Drive near South McCarran Boulevard
RENO, NV (December 31, 2019) A man suffered injuries in a bicycle accident on Mira Loma Drive, Tuesday morning.
According to the Reno Police Department, the incident happened at about 6:00 AM. Due to unknown circumstances, a semi-truck and a bicycle collided near South McCarran Boulevard.
Emergency responders rushed the bicyclist to a local hospital, where he remains in stable condition. Meanwhile, the occupants of the semi-truck remained and cooperated with investigators.
RPD ruled out drugs and alcohol as factors in the collision. Officers encourage witnesses to cooperate and reach out as soon as possible. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
When behind the wheel, it is important to always be on the lookout for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorcyclists. As a bicyclist, make sure to suit yourself with the proper biking equipment. By being cautious of your surroundings, you can prevent dangerous accidents.
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