Weekly Feature

2018-05-16 / Local News

Bicyclist struck by vehicle in Tonawanda

Town of Tonawanda police responded to Delaware Road and Highland Avenue at approximately 3:50 p.m. on May 8 for a juvenile bicyclist who was struck by a vehicle.

The female juvenile was taken by ambulance to Oishei Children’s Hospital and was treated for a fractured right ankle, fractured right clavicle and lesser injuries, police said. The bicyclist was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.

The driver was identified as 61-year-old Candace Nelson, a resident of the Town of Tonawanda, who was operating a Hyundai SUV.

Town of Tonawanda Police Accident Investigation Unit is continuing to investigate the accident, and no charges have been filed at this time.

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