Syracuse bicycle accident leaves one injured

by William Mattar | March 25th, 2008

March 25, 2008

A woman faces three misdemeanor charges including leaving the scene of a New York auto accident after hitting a Syracuse teenager who was riding his bicycle.

The bicycle accident occurred when the woman tried to pass the bicyclist, but instead hit the teenager and pinned him up against another parked car. The owner of the parked car was in the vehicle at the time of the car accident and was able to identify the hit and run driver and her license plate numbers.

The Syracuse bicycle accident victim was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

According to the Post-Standard, police found Hydrocodone pills in the woman’s vehicle and said she appeared to be “highly intoxicated.”

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