BICYCLIST HIT BY CAR
Monday, October 29, 2012
Friday night, October 12, 2012, at approximately 8:00 p.m. Polk County Deputies responded to an accident involving a Lumina driven by a 17-year old female from Elkhart and a 42-year old bicyclist, John Meyer of Ankeny. It occurred in the 1700 block of NE 142nd Avenue in Alleman. The Lumina and the bicycle were both eastbound. John was taken to a local hospital by ground ambulance.
No charges have been filed; however the accident remains under investigation. When the investigation is complete a follow-up press release will be sent.