Bicyclist injured in accident

Parke County Emergency crews responded to a vehicle vs bicycle crash on Main Street in Rosedale yesterday around 4:30pm. An investigation revealed that a 13 year old male juvenile was riding his bicycle eastbound on Middle Street and according to witnesses at the scene, the bicyclist failed to yield at the intersection and ran into a south bound 2003 ford truck. The driver of the truck Robert Webb of Clinton said he attempted to avoid the accident by slowing down and moving to the right. The bicyclist was not wearing safety gear and was transported to Union Hospital in Terre Haute with a head injury.