Bicycle accident on bridge …

IMG_1050On Sunday, Feb. 21, the Boca Grande Fire Department responded to a report of a bicycle accident on the center bridge of the Boca Grande Causeway. No other vehicles were involved.

The call came in at approximately 4:13 p.m. When fire and EMS crews arrived they found a 55-year-old man who had fallen from his bicycle. Due to the extent of his injuries he was taken by helicopter to an area hospital. He is expected to recover from his injuries.