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Bicyclist taken to hospital after accident with RPD cruiser

Posted at: 12/10/2012 10:26 PM
Updated at: 12/11/2012 9:05 AM

A bicyclist was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital after she was involved in an accident with a Rochester Police Department cruiser.

It happened just before 9:00pm at Dewey and Lyell Avenues.

The Rochester Police Department tells News10NBC the woman was riding her bike on the sidewalk when she pulled into traffic and her back tire was struck by the officer's tire.

Police say she did not suffer any serious injuries. She was ticketed for not having a bell and front light. They say more charges are pending.