January 4, 2013
Two Great Bend men are recovering after being seriously injured in a pedicab accident hours after the Fiesta Bowl. The accident was reported at 3:05 a.m. today in Scottsdale, AZ.
Michael Tysver, 21, is in stable condition with head trauma. Cody Clark, 21, is in serious condition with head trauma.
A pedicab is a bicycle taxi, with the operator pedaling in front of an open air carriage.
Scottsdale Police said a pedicab driver picked up Tysver and Clark at a bar. The pedicab was struck from behind while trying to turn.
The driver of the car, Joseph Spano, of Phoenix, was arrested for DUI and aggravated assault. He was not injured.
The pedicab driver was treated for his injuries and released.