For the third time in less than a week there was an early morning accident involving a juvenile on a bike vs a car. Today’s accident took place just before 8 am at the intersection of Bruceville and Elk Grove Blvd. No age was given on the child. According to Elk Grove Police he suffered minor injuries.
Last Wednesday a child on a bike was hit on Rancho Drive. Two days later a second child was involved in a bike vs vehicle accident near Bruceville and Kilconnell Drive. All 3 accidents took place in the early morning.
Parents are encouraged to discuss bicycle safety with their children. The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) has some good tips on riding your bicycle safety. Bicycle Safety Tips