Bike Rider Hit by Car in Huntington

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) - -A man riding his bicycle on 8th Street in Huntington Thursday afternoon was sent to the hospital after being hit by car.

The accident happened at the intersection of 8th street and 8th Avenue about 2:45 p.m.

According to a witness, the man was riding his bike south on 8th Street approaching the intersection, having a green light, when he entered the intersection.

While in the intersection the light changed to red giving drivers on 8th Ave. a green light.

A woman driving a gold Buick entered the intersection and hit the man, knocking him onto the hood and then throwing him to the pavement, according to the witness.

No charges have been filed at this time.


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