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An accident between a car and a bicycle resulted in major injuries for a 12-year-old

Posted on August 8, 2016 2:20 pm under Bicycle Accidents

A young girl was flown to a hospital via Flight for Life after a car collided with her bicycle in Pewaukee.

The 12-year-old was riding a bicycle on Apple Tree Lane on Tuesday, July 19 when she ran through a stop sign at Prospect Avenue. A woman driving a Honda Civic hit the young bicyclist, according to a witness, and the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department and the City of Pewaukee Fire Department were called around 7:40 a.m.

The girl was transported to Children’s Hospital with serious injuries and the incident is still under investigation.

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