July 20, 2013

Police Log: July 19, 2013 — Personal-injury accident


---- — PLATTSBURGH — A bicyclist was injured Thursday when her bike collided with a car, police said.

At about 9 a.m., Ross McCallister, 29, of Plattsburgh was backing out of a Olivetti Place driveway in a westerly direction when his vehicle collided with Rita Gibbons, 53, of Plattsburgh who was riding a bicycle across the driveway, Plattsburgh City Police said.

Gibbons was taken to CVPH Medical Center by ambulance for treatment of a minor facial injury and various cuts and bruises, police said.

McCallister was ticketed for unsafe backing.

— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg