2 injured after crash involving bicycle, car in Grand Tower

Published: Aug. 17, 2015 at 5:11 PM CDT|Updated: Aug. 17, 2015 at 5:14 PM CDT
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GRAND TOWER, IL (KFVS) - Two people are injured after a crash involving a bicyclist in Grand Tower.

Stephen G. Cohen, 23, of Anna was riding a bicycle on IL Hwy. 3 about a half mile north of Howardton Road around 8:45 a.m. Monday when he was hit by a car driven by Angela F. Derossett, 44, of Grand Tower, according to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office.

Cohen was air-lifted from the scene to a Cape Girardeau hospital. No word on his condition.

Derossett was taken by ambulance to a hospital in Murphysboro for non-life threatening injuries.

Derossett was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

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