CS Police Traffic Investigations Include Hit & Run and Bicyclist HitFeatured Stories, News Friday, January 11th, 2013
A College Station man is accused of driving over several mailboxes and striking a parked vehicle on Longmire near Deacon, then leading police on a pursuit. Police Assistant Patricia Logan says a short chase ended at Deacon and Texas when the driver jumped out of his truck. 20 year old Tyler Willis of College Station received medical treatment then was arrested and taken to jail.
The Thursday night incident took place after College Station Police responded to a report of a bicyclist who was hit by a van in the middle of Wellborn Road near Graham Road. Logan says a van that swerved to miss being struck by a turning car made contact with the bicyclist. 42 year old Shawn Joubert was taken to College Station Medical Center with serious injuries. Logan says he was not wearing a helmet and there was no light or reflectors on the bicycle.
PatriciaLogan011113.mp3Patricia Logan visits with WTAW’s Bill Oliver.
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