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Police Respond to Crash Involving Bicycle and Car in Waltham, Massachusetts

The bicyclist was hospitalized with injuries to his head, legs

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    Police in Waltham, Massachusetts, were on scene Wednesday morning for an accident involving a bicycle and a car. (Published Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016)

    A bicyclist was seriously injured when he was struck by a pickup truck on Wednesday in Waltham, Massachusetts.

    According to Waltham police, the accident happened on Trapelo Road just after 8:30 a.m. when the truck, which was headed west, attempted to make a left turn onto Pine Vale Road when it struck the bicyclist, who was heading east.

    The victim, a 61-year-old man from Carlisle, was hospitalized with injuries to his legs and his head.

    The driver, described as a 42-year-old Woburn resident, stopped and was cooperating with police.

    The crash is still under investigation.


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