Girl, 13, biking in Milwaukie runs stop sign, hit by vehicle
Milwaukie police say that a 13-year-old girl was riding her bicycle east on Southeast Monroe Street on Sunday when she was struck by a vehicle traveling south after she went through the Linwood Avenue intersection without stopping for a stop sign.
Around 3:15 p.m. on Aug. 6, responded to a vehicle vs. bicyclist accident and determined that the juvenile had not been wearing a helmet. She sustained non-life threatening injuries and was transported to OHSU by ambulance as a precaution. The juvenile's parents have been notified and were with her at the hospital.
The driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigation, police say. No citations were issued.