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A boy on a bicycle was hit by a pickup truck on four-lane Franklin Street on Thursday afternoon.

Emergency crews were called to the intersection of Franklin and Vinton streets around 3:45 p.m. Thursday.

Waterloo Police were not releasing many details, but say no arrests have been made.

The accident scene, which police still had barricaded off Thursday evening, contained a tan GMC Sierra pickup in the eastbound left lane of Franklin Street just past the Vinton Street intersection. A small bicycle was lodged underneath the front tires.

The name, age and condition of the boy on the bicycle was not available Thursday. The name and condition of the driver of the pickup also was not available.

UPDATE with names

According to police, 10-year-old Keion Bridges was riding his bike southbound across Franklin Street at Vinton Street around 3:37 p.m. when his bike collided with a pickup truck traveling east on Franklin.

The pickup truck had a green light, according to police.

The driver of the truck, 53-year-old William J. Kirby of Coggon, wasn’t injured.


Crash Date: June 13th 2019

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