Vehicle vs. Bicycle Accident - US 61 at I-72

From:               Hannibal Police Department

Date:                June 3, 2014

Phone:             573-221-0987

Fax:                 573-221-3966

Contact:           Lt. Kathy Davis

 

On Tuesday at 12:49 pm Officers of the Hannibal Police Department responded to a report of a traffic crash with injuries at US 61 and Interstate 72.  According to reports;  officers investigated the crash at the scene and found that a 2012 Ford Transit Connect  Van,  driven by a 26 year old female of Quincy Illinois was turning onto the eastbound ramp of I-72 when a bicyclist entered the roadway and collided with the van.  The bicycle was being ridden by a 14 year old female juvenile from Hannibal Missouri.  The juvenile was treated for injuries suffered in the accident and transported to Hannibal Regional Hospital via Marion County Ambulance. The bicyclist appeared to have been traveling south on the sidewalk when it entered the roadway.   No other injuries were reported.

June 3rd, 2014