Cycling Incident in Burlington

Posted On Sunday June 13, 2021

On Sunday June 13, 2021 at approximately 1355hrs, Halton Regional Police were dispatched to an incident on 1 Side Road, east of Guelph Line, in the City of Burlington.  Initial reports were that a cyclist had been found in the long grass, injured, on the side of the road.  The cyclist had suffered an apparent head injury and required medical assistance.

 

When emergency services personnel arrived on the scene, the cyclist, a 36 year old male from the City of Burlington was treated for a head injury and was subsequently transported to a local trauma centre.  Due to the level of injury, the Collision Reconstruction Unit attended the scene and assumed responsibility for the investigation.

 

The cyclist was travelling eastbound on 1 Side Road when he was ejected from his bicycle, and came to rest in the long grass on the south side of the roadway.  The incident is still being investigated by the Collision Reconstruction Unit, however no other vehicles are believed to be involved.  The cyclist is listed in serious but stable condition.

 

Police are urging any witnesses, who have not yet spoken to police, to contact (905) 825-4747 extension 5065.

 

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