A teenage by skateboarding along Ridge Road near A-Z Supplies decided he needed to be on the other side of the street just after 2:00 PM Friday. As a result, he didn’t look both ways before swerving into the roadway.
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The teen was transported the Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
No citations have been issued at this time. The accident is still under investigation, but the preliminary report shows that the skateboarder initiated the action the resulted in the collision.