Authorities have released the names of the people involved in the bicycle-vehicle collision near Quasqueton this week.
The accident happened Wednesday morning shortly after 8 am in the 2800 block of Quasqueton Avenue just south of the Quasqueton city limits.
The Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office says a southbound van struck a bicyclist who was riding south in the southbound lane. The bicyclist, Mark Johnson of Cedar Rapids, suffered serious injuries and was airlifted to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. The Sheriff’s Office says Johnson is expected to survive.
The driver of the van, Brent Meyers of Denver, was not hurt.
The accident remains under investigation.
photo courtesy of Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office