By Megan Gillis, Ottawa Citizen, June 25, 2019
An 18-year-old cyclist was charged with failing to stop at a red light after his bike collided with a vehicle at the intersection of Byron and Kirkwood avenues Monday night.
Paramedics said that the young man was taken to the trauma centre with head injury and a broken leg after the 10:30 p.m. crash.
His condition was initially critical but his injuries are not life-threatening, paramedics said.
Ottawa police said the cyclist faces a $325 fine, the same amount a motorist would be charged for failing to stop at a red light.https://ottawacitizen.com/news/local-news/cyclist-18-charged-and-seriously-hurt-in-west-end-crash