Bicycle accidents can happen for a number of reasons, and many types of accident injuries (including fatal injuries) can occur during these types of accidents. On this site, bicycle accidents are further discussed on these two pages:
Individual bicycle accidents that have occurred in DuPage County are summarized in posts found under the “DuPage County Bicycle Accidents” category.
There was a bicycle accident Tuesday (October 25, 2016) morning in Wheaton. Details on the accident are somewhat limited, and the cause of the accident does not appear to be publicly disclosed at this time.
According to police, the accident happened at approximately 11:00 a.m., near the intersection of Naperville Road and Blanchard Circle. The accident happened as a pickup truck heading north on Naperville Road struck a bicycle that was going east across the road.
There was no disclosure as to what injuries, if any, the bicyclist sustained during the accident.
Additional details regarding this DuPage County bicycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the October 26, 2016 Lisle Patch article titled “Pickup Truck Hits Bicyclist in Wheaton” as well as the October 26 Daily Herald article titled “Bicyclist hit by vehicle in Wheaton.”