Safety agencies promote bike safety in the Pee Dee

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) - Safety agencies are joining together to promote bicycle safety for kids in the Pee Dee area.

McLeod Safe Kids Pee Dee/Coastal, along with South Carolina Safe Routes to School, will be hosting a bicycle rodeo for North Vista Elementary School students on Thursday, April 10 from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

During the event, students will be properly fitted for bicycle helmets, ride their bicycles through an obstacle course led by the Florence Police Department and receive bicycle safety information from South Carolina Highway Patrol, Florence Police and Fire Departments, and other safety agencies.

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