A cyclist hit by a car is seriously injured

Cyclist hit by car seriously injured


A man in his fifties was seriously injured in the early evening when his electric bicycle collided with a car at the intersection of boulevard Hamel and chemin du Lac in Quebec City.  

According to the spokesperson for the Quebec City Police Department, Sarah Martel, the cyclist was thrown over the car under the force of the impact.  

“He suffered significant injuries. Leg pain and head trauma, but we don't fear for his life, “she confirms.

The emergency services went to the scene of the accident following of a call that was made at 6:55 p.m.

As soon as the police arrived, a security perimeter was erected, leaving fear of the worst.

The accident caused a obstruction of traffic in the area, but everything returned to normal around 8 p.m.