Cyclist hurt in collision with vehicle

A bicyclist was injured in an accident at East Market and South Washington streets Friday evening.

Sgt. Robert Bour of Tiffin Police Department said Scott Brickner, 47, of Marion, was driving a 2007 Ford and Albert R. Ernst, 29, of Tiffin, was riding a bicycle. Sgt. Jared Watson of Tiffin Police Department said Ernst was traveling south on the west side of South Washington Street and Brickner was in the right turn lane of East Market Street. The signal was red and Brickner made a right turn on red and struck the bicyclist, he said.

Watson said Ernst was transported by Tiffin Fire Rescue Division to Mercy Health – Tiffin Hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

He said Brickner was wearing a seatbelt and no citation was issued.

The accident was reported at 7:44 p.m.

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