Cyclist Transported to Hospital Tuesday After Collision with Vehicle in Long Beach

Atlantic and PCH

Google Maps screenshot of the site of the collision, at Atlantic Avenue and East PCH. 

A cyclist was sent to the hospital after a collision with a vehicle Tuesday afternoon, according to Long Beach police officials. 

Long Beach Police (LBPD) were dispatched to the area of Atlantic Avenue and East Pacific Coast Highway in response to the injury traffic collision on Tuesday at approximately 12:07PM.

LBFD responded and transported the adult cyclist to a local hospital, according to LBPD spokeswoman Nancy Pratt.

The investigation remains ongoing.

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Asia Morris has been with the Long Beach Post for five years, specializing in coverage of the arts. Her parents gave her the name because they wanted her to be a world traveler and they got their wish. She has obliged by pursuing art, journalism and a second career as a competitive cyclist.