Cyclist and car collide in Elkhart County.

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Cyclist and car collide in Elkhart County.

The South Bend Tribune reported in its May 28 edition that another cyclist has been hit by a car.

“CONCORD TOWNSHIP — A bicyclist reportedly was struck late Monday while riding along County Road 17 just east of Elkhart.

According to a news release, Jordan Shankster, 22, of Elkhart, was riding his bike south on County Road 17 just north of Verdant Drive about 10:28 p.m. when he was struck from behind by a Ford pickup truck.

The driver of the pickup reportedly did not see Shankster until it was too late, despite Shankster’s bicycle having a headlight and taillight.

Shankster suffered cuts to his arms and complained of back pain.

No citations were issued.”

By | 2009-05-28T14:44:38+00:00 May 28th, 2009|Categories: News|Tags: , |7 Comments