Bicyclist injured after crash with Chico garbage truck

A woman was injured after being hit by a garbage truck in Chico on Tuesday morning.

Posted: Sep 7, 2021 3:59 PM

CHICO, Calif. - An 18-year-old woman riding her bike was hit by a garbage truck Tuesday morning in Chico, the Chico Police Department said.

Police received the report at 7:55 a.m. and said the garbage truck was making a turn and hit the bike. 

Police said the truck ran the woman over and she suffered significant injuries to her legs. The injuries are not expected to be life-threatening.

Chico Police Department said there are no criminal charges.

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