57-Year-Old Woman Hurt in Bicycle Accident near State Route 56

SAN DIEGO, CA (May 23, 2022) – One woman sustained injuries in a bicycle collision on Camino Del Sur, early Wednesday night.

The accident happened around 5:25 p.m., near State Route 56. Per reports, the female bicyclist was heading east, crossing 13000 Camino Del Sur in the Torrey Highlands neighborhood via the south crosswalk.

There, the 80-year-old driver of a Volvo XC90 SUV was exiting State Route 56 and struck a 57-year-old woman. First responders arrived and transported the bicyclist to a hospital after suffering a fractured pelvis and an L5 back fracture.

At this time, the circumstances surrounding the collision remain unclear.

San Diego Officials continue to investigate the crash at this time and will update more information as it becomes available.

Injuries sustained in a bicycle-auto collision can take a toll on a person’s financial, physical, and emotional well-being. That is why it is important to exercise due care and abide by all traffic laws whether you are a driver or a bicyclist. If you’re driving, always look out for bicycle riders at all times. Also, do not engage in any non-driving activity which creates a potential distraction. By doing so, you can help keep yourself and others around you safe.

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