12-Year-Old Girl on Bike Hit by Car in Pewaukee
On Tuesday, July 19, at 7:39 AM, the Waukesha County Sheriff's Department and the City of Pewaukee Fire Department responded to a report of a car versus bicycle accident on Prospect Avenue at Apple Tree Lane, according to a release from the Sheriff's Office.
According to a witness, a girl on a bike was traveling northbound on Apple Tree Lane approaching Prospect Avenue when the bicycle traveled through the stop sign into the path of a vehicle eastbound on Prospect Avenue. A Honda Civic, struck the bicycle on Prospect Avenue.
The bicyclist is a 12-year-old girl from Pewaukee and the operator of the vehicle is a 34–year-old woman also from Pewaukee.
The girl sustained serious injuries and was transported by Flight for Life to Children’s Hospital. The accident remains under investigation at this time.