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Person fell off bike on Airline Road, taken to local hospital

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SMU PD, University Park PD and the University Park fire department responded to an accident involving a pedestrian on Airline Road Tuesday morning.

SMU PD, University Park PD and the University Park fire department responded to an accident involving a pedestrian on Airline Road Tuesday morning. (Ashley Withers/The Daily Campus)

A person fell off their bike on Airline Road, near Dedman Recreational Center, Tuesday morning, sustaining injuries. It is uncertain the extent of the injuries.

SMU PD at the scene originally stated that the biker had been hit by a car, however, University Park police reported that they were responding to a medical call.

The victim was treated at the scene and taken to a local hospital, according to SMU news and communication. It has now been confirmed that there was no contact with a car.

SMU PD, University Park PD and the University Park fire department responded to the accident. 

The name of the victim has not been released. Police have not said if he or she is a SMU student.

It is unknown who made the initial call.

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