Harrisville man critical after auto-bicycle crash
An 18-year-old Harrisville man remained in critical condition Tuesday, the day after he was struck by a vehicle while riding his bicycle.
Harrisville police identified the victim as Devereaux Hallett. He was riding westbound to work shortly before 8 a.m. Monday when he was hit by a northbound car that allegedly ran a red light at North Street and Wall Avenue.
Hallett, reportedly not wearing a helmet at the time, was thrown about 70 feet by the impact.
He was taken to McKay-Dee Hospital Center in Ogden.
The driver, a 38-year-old man, was not injured in the collision.
The accident remained under investigation, awaiting results of toxicology tests.