Bicycle accident

On July 1, a group of bicyclist were traveling southbound on RT 53 (near JRMS) when one rider stopped and three bicycles then collided sending the riders to the ground with substantial but non-life threatening injuries. The injured cyclists were identified as: a male from Newtown who sustained a head injury, a female from Sherman who sustained two broken clavicle bones and a female from Bethel who sustained lacerations and abrasions. The individuals were transported to Danbury Hospital by West Redding and Redding Ridge Ambulance. The bikes were secured by fellow riders.