Investigators: Bicycle helmet safety and injury prevention
MINNEAPOLIS (KMSP) -
When a St. Paul boy fell from his bike, he went down all of three or four feet. But that was enough to seriously injure him. He spent three days in the hospital and may need therapy for the next year. His medical bills so far are 35 thousand dollars and counting. Bike helmets work and can reduce the risk of brain injury by 88%. Consumers have a lot of choices and prices of those helmets run a wide range. How do you know what to buy? Watch Jeff Baillon's story.