Criminal Collision Investigation Team “C” are investigating a collision where two cyclists were eastbound in the 14400 block of Colebrook Rd, Surrey , BC when one of them was struck from behind by a car.
This cyclist was projected onto the hood of the car and through the windshield.
The bike was dragged under the car and remained wedged under the car. When the car stopped the cyclist was thrown forward onto the road where he remained until taken to hospital in critical condition.
The second cyclist was side swiped by the first cyclist upon impact and was pitched off of their bike, they were taken to hospital as well.
The cyclist that went through the windshield of the car is listed in critical condition , he is unconscious with a broken neck and back as well severe head trauma. The second cyclist was treated and released. Both cyclist were wearing helmets and bright clothing at the time of the collision.
The driver of the car is being investigated for Impaired Driving Causing Bodily Harm, Criminal Negligence Causing Bodily Harm as well as Refusing to Provide Samples of his Breath.