Police Investigating Car vs Bicyclist Crash On Hoffman Street

Police are investigating a second crash involving a vehicle and bicyclist in the City of Elmira.

At around 7:30 this morning, the Elmira Police Department responded to Hoffman St at Roe Ave for a report of an MVA involving a Bicyclist.  Upon arrival officers found that a 2016 Ford sedan was traveling Southbound on Hoffman Street when the vehicle made a right turn onto Roe Ave.  The bicyclist also traveling South on Hoffman St collided with the vehicle as it turned.

As a result of the investigation the operator of the  2016 Ford was issued a ticket for “Failure To Use Due Care For Bicyclist”.  Police say the bicyclist was transported to a local hospital for treatment for non-life threatening injuries.

The Elmira Police Department is asking any witnesses or anyone with information regarding this incident to contact the Elmira Police Department at (607)737-5626, or the tip line at (607)271-HALT.

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