Bicyclist hit in Rochester intersection

Police say he rode through a red light.

Posted: Jun. 27, 2018 7:13 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – A teenager has been taken to the hospital after a car/bicycle collision.

It happened at the intersection of 11th Avenue SW and 2nd Street SW in Rochester. An 18-year-old male was reportedly riding his bike east on 2nd Street in the bike lane and crossed at a red light. A car going south on 11th Avenue with a green like hit the bicyclist.

Authorities say he was taken to St. Mary’s Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Rochester fire and police and Gold Cross Ambulance handled this incident.

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