News: Bicyclist sustains serious injuries after SUV strikes him

KANSAS CITY, MO – A male bicyclist sustained serious injuries after an SUV hit him while traveling on Blue River Road on Thursday night.

The Kansas City Star reports a northbound gray Chevrolet Traverse struck a bicyclist with the vehicle’s passenger side and side mirror on Blue River Road at E. Blue Ridge Blvd. around 8:30 p.m.

Local authorities share the bicyclist was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries.

Neither the driver or passenger in the SUV were injured.

There are plenty of driving laws in place to keep bicyclists safe on the road. When drivers do not follow these laws it puts bicyclists at risk of serious injuries or even death. If you or a loved one were injured in a bicycle crash, then you are likely looking for justice and rightful compensation. Our Kansas City bicycle accident attorneys at McCallister are ready to fight on your behalf. Call us today at 816-931-2229 to discuss your options and ask us your case-specific questions.

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