Car and bicycle crash shuts down two lanes of Highway 99

Medford, Ore. – The Medford Police Department was called to the scene of a car crash with a bicyclist on South Pacific Highway at six P.M. Friday near the Harry and David Headquarters.

The bicyclist was rushed to the hospital and is currently undergoing treatment for serious injuries related to the crash.

According to police, the initial investigation has determined the car was traveling north to Medford when it hit the bicyclist who was crossing South Pacific Highway.

The driver of the involved car remained on scene and is cooperating with the investigation.

Highway traffic was diverted for about three hours while the scene was investigated, but all lanes have been reopened. The crash is still being investigated by members of the Medford Police Department, Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and the Jackson County District Attorney’s Office.

The identity of the bicyclist is not being released as of now.

 

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