DeweyBeach-DelawareState Police are investigating a crash
involving a bicyclist that occurred this morning at approximately , on
State Route 1 north of Dewey Beach.
Lexus RX3 operated by Amanda Irons, 18, of Newark, was exiting a motel parking on
the northbound side of SR 1.A bicycle
operated by Olga Kabanova, 21, of Russia, was traveling south on the
northbound shoulder of SR 1.As the
Lexus began to turn right (northbound) out of the parking lot, the front of the
bicycle struck its right front bumper.After
impact, Ms. Kabanova was ejected off the bicycle and landed on the shoulder.
Kabanova, who was wearing a helmet, was treated at BeebeMedicalCenter for contusions to her left leg,
scrapes and abrasions.
Kabanova was charged with operating a bicycle on the wrong side of the roadway.