Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date May 19, 2001
Contact Lt. John F. Carpenter
Phone (909) 351-6050
Fax (909) 351-6051


Unidentified/Critically Injured Man

Riverside, Ca- On Saturday, May 19, 2001, around 0320 hours, Riverside Police and Fire Department personnel responded to the area of Alessandro & Canyon Crest reference a call of a ‘Man Down." Upon arrival, they discovered a very intoxicated subject with a bicycle lying near the middle median part of the roadway. The subject was bleeding from a serious head wound and was unresponsive. The bicycle did not appear to be damaged from any collision. It appears that he fell off his bicycle and seriously hurt himself.

The unidentified subject was transported to Riverside Community Hospital where he is expected to live, but listed as "Critical." The subject is described as an adult male Caucasian, brown hair, approx. 6’00", 200+ pounds.

Anyone with information regarding this subject’s identity and/or the circumstances surrounding his accident is encouraged to contact the Police Department @ 351-6050.