Newport News police: Cyclist injured after running into vehicle

Rob Rizzo/WAVY
Rob Rizzo/WAVY

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – A 17-year-old bicyclist was taken to the hospital after colliding with a vehicle on Jefferson Avenue Thursday.

Dispatchers said they got a call at 3:07 p.m. for a accident in the 12800 block of Jefferson Avenue. Police say the teenager was riding a bike on the sidewalk and ran into a car.

The bicyclist was transported with neck and back pain. The injuries are non life-threatening.

No charges have been filed.

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