On June 4th, 2015 at 10 a.m., the Campbell River RCMP and BC Ambulance responded to a report of a collision involving a truck and a cyclist at the intersection of 12th Avenue and Greenwood Street.
Upon arrival at the scene, a female cyclist was found suffering from very serious injuries as a result of the crash. The cyclist was treated by BC ambulance personnel and taken to Campbell River General Hospital.
Collision investigators are examining the scene to determine exactly what occurred.
Preliminary investigation suggests that the cyclist failed to stop at a stop sign and crossed in front of the path of the truck. The cyclist was not wearing a helmet.
The name of the injured person will not be released until next of kin are notified.
(CAMPBELL RIVER RCMP)