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Bicyclist seriously injured after car collides with bike in Isla Vista

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Ryan Fish / KEYT
The bike and car collided on Camino Del Sur after the bike exited a driveway in the path of the vehicle.

ISLA VISTA, Calif. - California Highway Patrol officers and Santa Barbara City Fire responded to a crash involving a vehicle and bicyclist on Camino Del Sur in Isla Vista Friday night.

The crash occurred just after 9 p.m. in the 800 block of Camino Del Sur.

CHP said the vehicle was traveling north on Camino Del Sur at about 20 miles per hour when a man rode out of a nearby driveway on a bike.

The car ended up striking the bicyclist and officers believe his leg is broken from the crash.

The solo-driver of the car was uninjured and remained on scene to help the bicyclist until emergency personnel arrived.


Jessica Brest

Jessica Brest is a digital journalist and assignment editor at KEYT | KCOY | KKFX.