A 53-year-old bicyclist who suffered head injuries Tuesday in a collision with a motorcycle has improved to stable condition. The bicyclist is hospitalized at Hartford Hospital. He was flown to the hospital by LifeStar on Tuesday evening after the crash at Enterprise Drive and Horizon Drive.
The cause of the accident and who if anyone was at fault have not be disclosed by the police. The crash remains under police investigation. According to police reports, neither person was wearing a helmet. Helmets are crucial in protecting motorcyclists and bicyclists from serioius head injuries. Connecticut law presently does not require motorcyclists to wear helmets. To read more about motorcycle safety and accident prevention, click here.