COLUMBIA — A car hit a bicyclist when trying to make an U-turn on Sunday afternoon.
The driver was going north and trying to make an U-turn on Ninth Street near the intersection with University Avenue when he hit a bicyclist on one side of his car, MU Police Department Capt. Brian Weimer said.
John McNail, 21, the bicyclist, was sent to the University Hospital and was released by 2:40 p.m.
The driver, Nicholas Unser, 21, was issued a ticket for improper U-turn.
For McNail's personal account of the accident, read his blog.