Student Struck By Car On First Day Of School

Mena Police Report:

On Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at approximately 8 a.m., Mena police officers responded to a vehicle versus a bicycle accident at the intersection of Dallas Avenue and Lincoln Street. 

According to a report from the Mena Police Department, “witness statements advised that the vehicle was going west on Dallas Avenue and the bicycle was going north on Lincoln Street. The bicycle failed to yield, while crossing Dallas Avenue and was struck by the vehicle.”

The man that was driving the vehicle was uninjured. The 12-year-old boy, that was riding the bicycle, was injured and was transported to the hospital.   

The above information was provided by the Mena Police Department.

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