Car hits child on bike in GF

Car hits child on bike in GF Click to Enlarge

Grand Forks Police say a car collided with an 8-year-old child on a bicycle Wednesday afternoon.

Officers say the vehicle, driven by a 75-year-old Grand Forks resident, was making a right turn from 40th Avenue South onto South Columbia Road.

They say the cyclist was crossing east on 40th when the collision occurred.

The P-D says the cyclist was evaluated at the scene by paramedics and firefighters, and was released at the scene to a parent, while the driver was cited for failure to yield to a pedestrian in the crosswalk.

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