Cyclist taken to hospital after mishap in Canyon Country

A Los Angeles County Fire Department truck moves quickly to scene. Katharine Lotze/The Signal
A bicyclist was hurt and taken to the hospital Wednesday morning after he and another bicyclist fell on a Canyon Country street. The incident happened shortly before 6:25 a.m. on Soledad Canyon Road at Golden Oak Road, said Inspector Sal Alvarado of the Los Angeles County Fire Department. “This call was for two bicyclists down,” he said, noting there was a request made by paramedics arriving at the scene for a private ambulance. Paramedics began treating the two cyclists after they arrived at 6:34 a.m. One of the cyclists was taken by ambulance to the hospital. [email protected] 661-287-5527 On Twitter @jamesarthurholt