Thursday, June 16, 2011

Teen Cyclist Struck By Motorist in Maple Glen

From the Upper Dublin Patch -

By Tom Sofield

A teen is in a Philadelphia hospital after she was struck by a car while riding her bicycle on Norristown Road Thursday afternoon, police report.

Multiple ambulances responded to aid the 15-year-old female, who was thrown from her bike, said Corporal Shea Creamer of the Upper Dublin Township Police Department.

After evaluating her condition, a medical helicopter was called to transport the teen to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia for treatment, said Creamer.

Police report the girl was conscious as EMTs packaged her for the flight.

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We wish the young victim a full and speedy recovery.

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Another bike crash on another incomplete street in the suburbs. This time the victim is a 15 year old girl.