Fresno Fire Department Free Bike Helmets

June 10, 2009 12:00:00 AM PDT
More children die from injuries during accidents than from cancer or any other illness, but a simple safety measure can protect kids while they're riding a bike.The Fresno Fire Department is focused on summer safety and wants your child to have a helmet for free.

The Centers for Disease Control says every year more than 9-million children are involved in some kind of accident and are rushed to the emergency room. More than 12,000 of those kids die from their injuries.

Bike injuries are among the top 5 for kids and some have life-long injuries. Most are preventable.

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