A 14-year-old boy rode his bicycle into the path of a moving car Friday, June 20, west of Elkhart.
Jeffrey Cauffman, 44, of Mishawaka, was driving north with another passenger on Ash Road south of Old U.S. 20 at approximately 2:44 p.m. The bicyclist was traveling east across Ash Road.
The boy did not yield the right of way and rode his bicycle into the path of Cauffman’s vehicle, causing the accident.
The bicyclist was transported by ambulance to Elkhart General Hospital for abrasions to his head and right knee. He was not wearing a helmet.
No citations were issued.