DF-Cyclist Collision – June 08/11

There was a close call reported yesterday afternoon on the streets of Grande Prairie for an eight year old boy.

RCMP investigation revealed he was riding his bicycle on a roadway, and swerved into the side of a passing vehicle.

The incident occurred about 4.30, and police say the child was taken to hospital, but did not suffer life-theatening injuries.

They also say no charges have been laid, and the investigation is closed.