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Maryland Passes Law to Protect Rights of Cyclists in Crosswalks

By: Matthew Tievsky Years ago, Maryland’s legislature (the General Assembly) passed a law permitting cyclists to ride within crosswalks, like pedestrians. However – possibly as an ...
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14-Year-Old Boy on Bike Killed by Car Crash, Driver Possibly was Drunk

By: Allan M. Siegel On January 28, 2017, 2 teenagers were hit by a car in Randallstown, Maryland. The 14-year-old on the bike was killed. The other teenager on the bike was seriously injured. Police ...
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Fatal Accident on Capital Crescent Trail Claims Life of 81-Year-Old Cyclist

By: Allan M. Siegel An 81-year-old man was killed Monday morning after he was struck by a vehicle on the Capital Crescent Trail. According to authorities, the man was riding a three-wheeled recumbent ...
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Second Deadly Bicycle Accident at Same Crosswalk in Less Than One Year

By: Allan M. Siegel In less than one year, two bicyclists have been fatally struck by automobiles at the intersection of Veirs Mills Road and Turkey Branch Parkway in Rockville, Maryland. On Sunday ...
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10-Year-Old Boy on Bicycle Killed by Driver in Charles County, Maryland

By Allan M. Siegel A 10-year-old boy was killed last week after being struck in a designated crosswalk while riding his bike on Sunday, April 10. The boy was flown from the accident scene in Waldorf, ...
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Cyclist Dies After Being Hit by SUV in Montgomery County, Maryland

By: Allan M. Siegel A 19-year-old cyclist was killed last week after being struck by an SUV. According to reports, the cyclist was crossing the intersection of Veirs Mill Road and Turkey Branch ...
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Kentlands Man Killed in Bicycle Accident with WSSC Truck

By: Allan M. Siegel A Kentlands man was tragically struck and killed yesterday morning in an accident involving a Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) truck. According to police reports, the ...
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Share the Road: In Maryland, Bicycles are Vehicles

By: Allan M. Siegel In the state of Maryland, bicycles are considered by law to be vehicles. This means that bicyclists have many of the same rights and responsibilities as motorists, including: The ...
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Bicycle Safety Tips for Maryland Riders

Authored by Ira Sherman There are many bike paths and trails throughout Maryland. Each day, local residents and tourist can be found riding their bicycles as a form of recreation, exercise, and ...
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