Watch out for bikes on the road

By Chuck Kajer

While driving through New Prague Monday I saw a truly horrifying sight.

As I turned south onto Highway 21, I saw an SUV pull slowly out of the alley behind the old motel and hit a youngster on his bicycle. The young man - about 12 years old - flew over the handlebars and landed on the ground.

I quickly pulled over to the side of the road and grabbed for my phone. The driver had a terrified look on her face and jumped out of the vehicle to see if the kid was OK.

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