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Old 01-09-06, 03:04 PM   #1
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http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/wales/north_west/4592412.stm]Terrible Accident (50+rs) in UK[/URL]

Hey, it was just some ice! No one's at fault here - or that seems to be the message from the police, IMHO.

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Old 01-09-06, 07:28 PM   #2
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Old 01-09-06, 07:34 PM   #3
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Try this: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/4596500.stm
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The links must expire pretty fast!
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Thanks Bud Bent. I was able to read the article through your attachement. Really sad, I almost wish I hadn't read it. I ride with my son and daughter, as a matter of course I always ride further from the curb and slightly behind them so cars see me, give me some room and the children then have a little more safetly space. So it makes me sad to see a family hit.
The case though is less about a careless attitude towards cyclists than just poor attention to the icy roads. The car which lost control could just have easily taken out a couple of pedestrians or another oncoming car. It's just a sad event.

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This is an Advocacy and Safety issue. Continue your discussions here: Sad UK story

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