Bicyclist hit by car in Washington Township

Bicyclist hit by car in Washington Twp. (WDTN Photo/Josh Ames)
Bicyclist hit by car in Washington Twp. (WDTN Photo/Josh Ames)

WASHINGTON TWP., Ohio (WDTN) – The Careflight helicopter was called to the scene of a bicycle rider hit by a car.

The incident happened at Yankee Street near Leona Lane just before 11:00 a.m.

Police say the victim is a 43-year-old man.  They say he rode his bicycle through the intersection and was hit by an oncoming SUV driven by a 62-year-old man.

It is unclear who was at fault.

The road was shut down so that Careflight could land to remove the victim to the hospital.  Police say he suffered serious head injuries. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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