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Older driver strikes and kills bicyclist

An accident involving a bicyclist and the driver of a car has left the bicyclist killed and raised a number of questions about the wreck. The crash happened in the middle of the day as the 69-year-old bicyclist was riding in the designated bike lane. The 89-year-old driver of the motor vehicle struck the bicyclist while trying to merge onto the road. The 89-year-old stayed at the scene and police don't suspect any impairment.

Older driver strikes and kills bicyclist

An accident involving a bicyclist and the driver of a car has left the bicyclist killed and raised a number of questions about the wreck. The crash happened in the middle of the day as the 69-year-old bicyclist was riding in the designated bike lane. The 89-year-old driver of the motor vehicle struck the bicyclist while trying to merge onto the road. The 89-year-old stayed at the scene and police don't suspect any impairment.

Phoenix bike lane expansion leads to caution over wrong-way bikers

Proposition 104 was passed last month in the city of Phoenix, and as a result, there will be more than 1,000 miles of new bike lanes in the city, in addition to some other transportation improvements. With this major expansion of bike lanes comes the inevitable boost to the biking population, and the biking community at large. More people will be biking as more bike lanes are added, and with the winter months ahead, temperatures will be more conducive to biking.

Phoenix bike lane expansion leads to caution over wrong-way bikers

Proposition 104 was passed last month in the city of Phoenix, and as a result, there will be more than 1,000 miles of new bike lanes in the city, in addition to some other transportation improvements. With this major expansion of bike lanes comes the inevitable boost to the biking population, and the biking community at large. More people will be biking as more bike lanes are added, and with the winter months ahead, temperatures will be more conducive to biking.

2nd life claimed in car-bicycle accident

A second bicyclist has died from a collision with a motor vehicle in Arizona. The wreck, which occurred on State Route 95, involved two bicyclists and a Lincoln car. The driver of the Lincoln, a 31-year-old woman, was not charged with any criminal activity as no nefarious action or intoxicated or distracted driving was found. However, she was driving at a speed that was "unreasonable" to prevent a crash.

2nd life claimed in car-bicycle accident

A second bicyclist has died from a collision with a motor vehicle in Arizona. The wreck, which occurred on State Route 95, involved two bicyclists and a Lincoln car. The driver of the Lincoln, a 31-year-old woman, was not charged with any criminal activity as no nefarious action or intoxicated or distracted driving was found. However, she was driving at a speed that was "unreasonable" to prevent a crash.

Driver flees from scene of fatal bike accident, search is ongoing

Though the following accident may not have occurred here in Arizona -- or even the United States -- it still serves as a cold and stark reminder that bike safety is not even close to where it should be. The wreck we are referencing occurred in Canada, and it involves an unknown vehicle and a bicycle.

Driver flees from scene of fatal bike accident, search is ongoing

Though the following accident may not have occurred here in Arizona -- or even the United States -- it still serves as a cold and stark reminder that bike safety is not even close to where it should be. The wreck we are referencing occurred in Canada, and it involves an unknown vehicle and a bicycle.

Bike helmets perform the same, regardless of cost

When you see a fairly serious biker riding down the street with a helmet on, you probably assume that the person paid a lot for his or her gear. As a serious biker, they must know the value of having the best gear and equipment possible to keep them safe on the road. It's understandable to have this assumption, but what a new study posits is that the cost of your gear doesn't matter, at least when it comes to helmets.

Bike helmets perform the same, regardless of cost

When you see a fairly serious biker riding down the street with a helmet on, you probably assume that the person paid a lot for his or her gear. As a serious biker, they must know the value of having the best gear and equipment possible to keep them safe on the road. It's understandable to have this assumption, but what a new study posits is that the cost of your gear doesn't matter, at least when it comes to helmets.

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