Bicycling

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Family Sues Cycling Website Over Rider’s Death In Berkeley

The family of a man who died while speeding down a Berkeley hill on his bicycle is suing a website that allows bikers and runners to compare their times on routes.

06/19/2012

(Joel Saget/Getty Images)

California Senate Bill Would Require More Space When Cars Pass Bicycles

The state Senate was scheduled to vote Thursday on legislation that would require drivers to allow at least three feet of clearance when passing bicyclists from behind.

05/25/2012

71-year-old Sutchi Hui was struck at the intersection of Market and Castro streets. (CBS)

Cyclist In Fatal San Francisco Pedestrian Crash May Face Felony Charge

The bicyclist who fatally struck an elderly pedestrian in San Francisco will likely be charged with a felony in connection with an accident last month in the Castro District.

04/25/2012

Bike Texting

California Proposal Would Create Fines For Calling, Texting On A Bike

A bill up for debate in the California Senate Transportation Committee would make bike riders subject to fines similar to those imposed on drivers who are caught using a mobile device behind the wheel.

04/24/2012

Scene of crash at Treat Boulevard and Oak Grove Road in Concord where a father and two daughters on bicycles were hit by an out-of-control Cadillac Escalade, April 7, 2012. (CBS)

SUV In Fatal Concord Wreck Involved In Earlier Drug Citation

The suspect vehicle in a double-fatal crash in Concord earlier this month was also involved in a citation for drug and weapons possession a week before the collision, according to police records.

04/20/2012

Richmond Police Cruiser, patrol car

Driver Sought In Hit-And-Run Killing Richmond Cyclist

Investigators are still trying to locate a driver who struck and killed a 28-year-old bicyclist in a hit-and-run collision in Richmond early Wednesday morning, a police lieutenant said Thursday.

04/12/2012

Sutchi Hui, was struck by a cyclist at the intersection of Market and Castro 
streets shortly before 8:10 a.m. on March 29, 2012. He died the following week. (Hui family photo)

Lawyer: SF Cyclist ‘Devastated’ Over Fatal Crash, Bicycle Groups Weigh In

A bicyclist who allegedly fatally struck a pedestrian in San Francisco’s Castro District last week is “devastated by the accident” but believes he entered the intersection lawfully.

04/06/2012

Levi Leipheimer in the Tour of California. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Santa Rosa Cyclist Leipheimer Hit By Car In Spain

American cyclist Levi Leipheimer felt “lucky to be alive” after he was hit from behind by a car while training for a race.

04/02/2012

Firefighters Darrell L. Sales and Darrell Dean Sales get ready for their cross country bike ride to Ground Zero. (www.bay2brooklyn2011.org)

Santa Clara Firefighters Pedal To Ground Zero To Honor 9/11 Fallen

A small group of firefighters have been planning the 3,809-mile trip. If all goes according to plan, they will pedal into New York on the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/02/2011

(CBS)

Bay Area Ranks High For Pedestrian Fatalities

When it comes to crossing the street, the greater San Francisco-Oakland metropolitan area and the South Bay are two of the most deadly parts of the country, according to a national study that shows the Bay Area averaged 100 pedestrian deaths a year over the last decade.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/25/2011

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