WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAU) - The bicycle rider involved in a Wednesday afternoon crash with a car in downtown Wausau is recovering.
55-year-old John Allstaedt was on his way home from work at UMR when he entered Alexander Street from the Pizza Hut parking lot, into the path of an eastbound car. Allstaedt ended up with several broken bones and bruises, but he will recover.
It was a very close call for Allstaedt. Police Lieutenant Michael Yuedes says he was under the car and inches from the front wheels.
That crash happened at 3:40 p.m.