Casmira Kristoff, 11, Archbold, was treated and released at the Fulton County Health Center after her bicycle collided with a car about 7:53 am, Friday, Sept. 21.
The Archbold police report states Kiley D. Schaffner, 33, Archbold, was driving a car in the alley on the west side of the 100 block of North Defi ance Street, and had pulled forward to see traffic. A passenger in the car was Kasyn Schaffner, 11, same address.
Kristoff was riding a bicycle west on the sidewalk, on the south side of Stryker Street. A village ordinance prohibits bicycles from being ridden on the sidewalk.
As the car pulled onto the sidewalk, it was struck by the bicycle.
Archbold Rescue transported Kristoff to FCHC.
Update: The police report on this accident states that both the driver of the car and cyclist are at fault; the driver of the car for failure to yield, and the cyclist for failure to obey a traffic control device, for failure to obey a sign prohibiting riding bicycles on downtown sidewalks.-Updated 1:10 pm, 9.26.12