Monthly Archives: May 2011
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
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.
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
Date: 4/4/11 Approx time: 1PM Description: Cluster of 4 cyclists riding single file on the right side of the rightmost traffic lane (cars parked along the street), southbound on 7th Street NW, just south of Constitution. Metro bus passed the … Continue reading
Date: 3/29/11 Approx time: 6PM Description: I was crossing the street with about 50 seconds left on the crosswalk when a black woman in a dark-colored sedan plowed through her red light and hit me. She continued to yell that … Continue reading
Date: 3/18/11 Approx time: 6PM Description: I was biking northbound in the right lane. A bus was pulled over at the bus stop with its rear angled out about halfway into the driving lane. I looked behind me, saw a … Continue reading
Date: 2/27/11 Approx time: 1AM Description: I was hit at 16th and Mass Ave, NW at Scott Circle in the early morning hours of February 27, 2011. Fortunately, I sustained no life threatening injuries; however, I was rendered unconscious and … Continue reading