Longview Police ID bicyclist seriously injured in accident

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Longview Police have identified a bicyclist who was hit by a vehicle and suffered life-threatening injuries.

At around 1:48 p.m. on Monday, officers were dispatched to an accident in the 1000 Block of Pine Tree Road. When police made it to the scene, they were told a man riding a bicycle had been hit in traffic. The man was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries.

The bicyclist was identified as John Alan Trepanier, 60, of Longview.

Police said he was headed east on Dancer Street and failed to stop at the stop sign located at the corner of Dancer Street and Pine Tree Road.

Trepanier was hit by a car driven by 24-year-old Brianna Margaret Bagwell of Longview.

The victim tried to avoid the car, but the rear tire of his bicycle was struck and he fell to the ground.

No citations were issued in the accident.

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