Public Safety

Cedar Rapids Police: Male bicyclist hospitalized after collision with vehicle at Collins Road intersection

A man was transported to the hospital Friday night after an accident causing a collision between his bicycle and a car.

According to a Cedar Rapids Police media release, at 6:01 p.m. Friday emergency responders were dispatched to the intersection of Collins Road and Twixt Town Road NE for a car versus bicycle accident.

After they arrived, officers discovered that the man on the bicycle required medical attention, and he was transported to the hospital by emergency personnel. Westbound Collins Road was then closed between Twitxt Toad Road and 1st Avenue NE.

Police say the investigation into the accident is still ongoing. No names of those involved have been released at this time, and it is unclear if there will be charges issued as a result of the accident.

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