Teen Bicyclist Struck, Injured by Truck on Pourroy Road in Murrieta
Murrieta, California (May 16, 2023) – A 14-year-old French Valley girl was seriously injured after being hit by a car as she rode a bicycle in Murrieta on Tuesday afternoon.
According to Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Department, the accident happened at around 3:46 p.m. in the 37300 block of Pourroy Road.
The girl was reportedly struck by a blue Dodge Ram truck in unclear circumstances.
The girl suffered major injuries in the accident and was airlifted to a local trauma center for treatment.
TRAFFIC COLLISION, VEHICLE VS PEDESTRIAN in unincorporated Murrieta – rpt @ 3:46p.m. 37300 block Pourroy Road. Firefighters on-scene with one juvenile struck by vehicle. Patient en-route to trauma center via air ambulance with major injuries. #PourroyIC pic.twitter.com/437UZsxeeY
— CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department (@CALFIRERRU) May 16, 2023
The driver of the Dodge Ram stayed at the accident scene and cooperated with the authorities.
Additional information about the accident was not provided.
An investigation into the accident is underway.
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