These days bike riding has become a popular form of transportation for adults as well as from of exercise. There was a time when bike riding was mostly a kid’s activity. That has changed and most regular cyclists are over the age of 30. Still, it has remained a fun activity for children as well. While a lot of the accidents we see in Boston involve commuters who are hit by cars on their way to work, we still see many cases involving young bike riders who are hit by cars.
According to a recent news article from the Boston Herald, a young child and his father were struck by a car as the father was walking aside his son who was riding his bike. Authorities have said the Boston bike crash resulted in serious personal injury to both the child and his father. Witnesses have said the car was a black sedan and had the word “Seniors” painted on the windows indicating that the car was being driven by high school senior. Continue reading