Bicyclist in Greenport airlifted after being hit by car
October 12, 2009 By JOHN VALENTI firstname.lastname@example.org
A 61-year-old man riding his bicycle in Greenport had to be airlifted to Stony Brook University Medical Center Sunday after being hit by a car being that ran a stop sign, police said.
The condition of the bicyclist, identified by Southold Town police as Arthur Fuentes-Chang of Broad Street in Greenport, was not immediately available on Monday.
The accident occurred at the intersection of Center Street and Second Street at 4:18 p.m., police said. It was then, police said, that Jaqueline M. Bradley, 18, of 217-12 48th Ave. in Bayside, "failed to come to a complete stop at the stop sign" - and struck Fuentes-Chang.
It was unclear if Bradley was cited in the incident. Police said Monday that information was not immediately available.