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A 15-year-old bicyclist is in critical condition at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital after being struck by a 17-year-old in an SUV.

The cyclist was not wearing a helmet and sustained life-threatening injuries.

The crash occurred Wednesday at about 5:30 p.m. at the intersection of Fairview Drive and Waterford Drive in the Valencia-Northbridge tract.

The SUV driver was not injured.

Witnesses are asked to call Traffic Detective Travis Kelly at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station, 661-255-1121.

 

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  1. “The SUV driver was not injured”. And in other news, water is still wet, the sky is blue where there aren’t clouds and it gets dark at night. You have a vehicle that weighs in excess of 2 tons hitting a person that might weigh as much as 200 pounds, does anyone not know that the driver is perfectly safe inside the semi-armored vehicle of a modern-day car/SUV?

  2. MRandall says:

    Can someone please get Opus ‘The Pest’ off this page. He is a complete idiot and doesn’t have a single clue what he is talking about. 6-9 lane highway? Its a two lane road, not even striped. This guy is a moron. I used to live right there. His ignorant comments are an insult to a boy I’ve known for 15 years. This Opus gentleman is disturbed….

  3. MRandall says:

    Can someone please get Opus ‘The Pest’ off this page. He is a complete idiot and doesn’t have a single clue what he is talking about. 6-9 lane highway? This guy is a moron. I used to live right there. His ignorant comments are an insult to a boy I’ve known for 15 years. This Opus gentleman is disturbed….

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