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Crash seriously injures teenage cyclist in Tucker


Crash seriously injures teenage cyclist in Tucker

A DeKalb County Police vehicle. Photo by Dean Hesse.

This story has been updated. 

Tucker, GA — A May 16 crash near the Value Village Thrift Store in Tucker left a teenager seriously injured.

Officers responded at about 5 p.m. to the scene along Brockett Road.

“At approximately [5 p.m.], officers responded to a vehicle [crash] involving a bicycle at Brockett Road and Lawrenceville Highway,” a spokesperson for DeKalb Police said. “When they arrived, they located a male in his late teens who had been riding the bike with injuries from the collision. He was transported to an area hospital in serious condition. Our Traffic Specialist Unit was notified and responded to the scene. The [crash] remains under investigation. We have no additional information at this time.”

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated the time the incident occurred. The story has been updated with the correct information. 

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