Officials: AC Transit bus hits 13-year-old bicyclist in Berkeley

BERKELEY (KRON) — An AC Transit bus struck a 13-year-old bicyclist Tuesday morning in Berkeley, according to a Berkeley city official.

The incident was reported at 7:42 a.m. at the intersection of Dwight Way and California Street, officials said.

The 13-year-old boy was taken to the hospital with injuries not considered life-threatening.

The intersection remains closed while the city investigates.

Officials do not believe that drugs or alcohol played a factor in the collision.

Several witnesses stayed at the scene to give statements about they saw.

The AC Transit bus driver is cooperating the investigation.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s