On June 26, 2018 at approximately 7:30 p.m., Isabella County Central Dispatch received a call of a motorized bicycle hitting a car in the 2300 block of S. Mission Street in the City of Mt. Pleasant.
Mt. Pleasant Police responded to the scene and observed a 35-year-old male unconscious with facial injuries.
Mt. Pleasant Police Officers determined the bicyclist was traveling south on the sidewalk, alongside S. Mission Street. The car, driven by a 25-year-old male, was waiting to turn on S. Mission from the Stadium Mall parking lot.
The 35-year-old bicyclist rode directly into the side of the 25-year-old’s car causing the bicyclist to fall and strike his head on the pavement.
Due to the accident, the motorized bicycle caught fire causing damage to the bicycle and car.
Mobile Medical Response and the Mt. Pleasant Fire Department were dispatched to the scene.
The bicyclist was flown to a Grand Rapids area hospital for treatment.
The Mt. Pleasant Police Department was assisted by Isabella County Central Dispatch, Mobile Medical Response and the Mt. Pleasant Fire Department.