Monday, November 24, 2014
Loading...





14-year-old cycles into path of moving car west of Elkhart

The boy rode his bicycle into a path of a moving car Friday afternoon, June 20, on Ash Road south of Old U.S. 20. He was not wearing a helmet.

Posted on June 21, 2014 at 1:09 a.m.

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.

 


Recommended for You


Back to top ^