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After Dark Bike Accident Sends One To The Hospital

Posted at: 09/13/2013 12:33 PM
Updated at: 09/13/2013 12:34 PM

Hopper's Bike
Hopper's Bike

Albert Lea Bike vs Car Accident at Front Street and Frank Avenue
Albert Lea Bike vs Car Accident at Front Street and Frank Avenue

A Thursday night accident in Albert Lea sends one man to the hospital after the bike he was riding collided with a car.

61 year old Eddie Alvin Smith Hopper was biking west on the sidewalk by Front Street when he crossed the intersection and was hit by a car.

Albert Lea Police say Hopper should have yielded at the intersection and was not riding in the bike lane.

Hopper was treated and released after being taken to Mayo Health System in Albert Lea.