The unconscious cyclist was taken to hospital after being hit by a car. The driver explained that he did not notice the man. Although he had previously given way to two other cyclists. The police from Opole is explaining the matter.
The accident happened on Wednesday morning in Niemodlińska Street in Opole. – The driver of the Volvo did not give way to the cyclist who was on the marked crossing for pedestrians with a crossing for bicycles – says Agnieszka Nierychła from the Police in Opole.
“He explained that he did not notice the cyclist”
The moment of the deduction can be seen in the recording from the surveillance camera. The man enters the crossing where the street can also be crossed by people on bicycles. Moments earlier, two other cyclists are on the road in the same place. An oncoming car hits the man. The force of the impact is so great that the airbags in the car are deployed. The car stops a few meters away. The unconscious cyclist was transported to hospital. – The driver of the passenger car explained to the officers that he had previously let two other cyclists pass, but did not notice the third one – the policewoman is reporting.
The accident happened on Niemodlińska Street in OpoleGoogle Maps
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