Cyclist in critical condition after colliding with pickup truck in Draper

Posted at 10:28 PM, Jun 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-16 00:28:47-04

DRAPER, Utah — A woman was taken to a hospital in critical condition Wednesday afternoon after the cyclist collided with a pickup truck.

Sgt. Chad Carpenter, Draper City Police Department, said the crash occurred around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Lonepeak Parkway and 12300 South.

Carpenter said a 50-year-old woman on a bicycle was on the sidewalk on the eastbound side of the street, travelling against traffic. A pickup truck went to make a left hand turn, colliding with the cyclist.

It was not clear if the cyclist was wearing a helmet. She was taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition.

Police are still investigating to determine who was at fault for the crash.