published Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

LaFayette teen on bike collides with police cruiser

Photo by WRCB-TV Channel 3 /Chattanooga Times Free Press.

LAFAYETTE, Ga. — A north Georgia teen riding a bike slammed into a police cruiser Tuesday.

The girl is in critical condition with several injuries. It happened in downtown Lafayette Tuesday night around 7 p.m.

The 16-year-old girl was riding a bike downhill on Simmons Street and as she approached the stop sign says the brakes on the borrowed bike she was riding wouldn't work. At that same time, a Lafayette Police cruiser was driving on Cherokee Street and they slammed into each other.

Read more at WRCB.

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