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Submission: Cyclist Struck at Mt. Pleasant and Irving, NW

Date: 7/18/11 Approx Time: 2PM Description: I was biking down Mt Pleasant Street approaching the intersection with Irving Street NW. A car was parked on the opposite side of the street, and the driver pulled out of his spot and … Continue reading

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Submission: Cyclist Struck in Mount Rainier Traffic Circle (with video)

Date: 7/11/11 Approx Time: 9AM Description: I got sideswiped this morning by a guy driving one of those white box delivery trucks as I was exiting Mount Rainier’s traffic circle. The driver attempted to pass me when there was not … Continue reading

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Submission: Cyclist Struck at 403 New Jersey Ave NW

Date: 6/22/11 Approx Time: 10AM Description: Last week I had some free time in the morning so I decided to pick up some reverse rider rewards for CaBi. After a couple of successful trips between 7th and F and 7th … Continue reading

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Submission: Cyclist Struck at 16th and R St, NW

Date: 6/29/11 Approx Time: 6PM Description: Is anyone at fault if I’m riding in the bike lane, approaching upon a cab stopped half-way into the bike lane, then as I attempt to pass around the cab, the cab passenger all … Continue reading

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Submission: Pedestrian Struck at 13th and Irving, NW

Date: 6/28/11 Approx Time: 10AM Description: I was crossing from the NE corner of 13th and Irving to the NW corner of that intersection on a walk signal. I had about 15 or 20 seconds left to cross. A driver … Continue reading

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Submission: Cyclist Struck on Massachusetts Avenue between 4th and 5th, NW

Date: 6/15/11 Approx Time: 6PM Description: I left work about six o’clock 6/15 and was traveling NW on Mass between 4th and 5th. Traffic was heavy and so I was passing cars on the right. Near the apartment building that … Continue reading

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Submission: Cyclist Struck at 14th and P, NW

Date: 5/31/11 Approx Time: 6PM Description: Cyclist was crossing the intersection from a sidewalk going south against the light. A car going westbound entered the intersection right as the cyclist began to cross the intersection. I don’t think either vehicle … Continue reading

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Submission: Pedestrian Struck by Cyclist at 16th and V, NW

Date: 5/13/11 Approx Time: 9AM Description: A cyclist struck a pedestrian on 16th Street NW, just north of V Street. Both southbound lanes of traffic had lines of stopped cars at the intersection (including my stopped S9 bus), and a … Continue reading

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Submission: Cyclist Struck at 14th and T NW

Date: 5/11/11 Time: 10AM Description: Flatbed AAA tow truck passing cyclist southbound 14th street, struck cyclist from behind with large right-side mirror. EMS transported. More here.

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Submission: Cyclist Struck at 11th and P, NW

Date: 4/6/11 Approx time: 5PM Description: Vehicle turned right into me in bike lane as I was traveling north on 11th Street. Driver acknowledged that she did not signal and made a split second decision to turn right to avoid … Continue reading

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