Young bicyclist seriously injured in Grain Valley accident
GRAIN VALLEY - Police in a western Missouri community said a 14-year-old bicyclist was seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle.
According to the Grain Valley police chief, the boy was riding his bicycle on Monday night when he was hit by a vehicle trying to cross highway U.S. 40 at Kirby Road. He was taken by an ambulance to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries.
Police say they're investigating the accident, and no charges have been filed at this time.