On Tuesday October 14, 2014 at 5:49 am, Campbell River RCMP were called to a motor vehicle incident on Highway 19A at Dogwood Street. An 18 year old Campbell River man was riding his bicycle and was struck by a vehicle driven by a 34 year old Nanaimo man.
The man on the bicycle received serious head and internal injuries and was transported to Campbell River General Hospital. It is expected he will be transported to Victoria General Hospital.
At this time, Campbell River RCMP Municipal Traffic Section and the collision analyst are on scene investigating. The cause of the collision is under investigation.
– Contributed by Campbell River RCMP