Right Hook Bicycle Verdict
Zickrick v. McLerran, Multnomah County Case No. 14CV04431
Mr. Zickrick was riding his bicycle westbound on North Broadway in the bicycle lane. Mr. McLerran was driving a car also westbound on North Broadway. McLerran began to take a right turn across the bike lane causing Zickrick to swerve left in an attempt to avoid a "right hook" style crash. As he did so, McLerran braked abruptly while sideways to the bicycle lane causing Zickrick to crash into the rear of his vehicle. Zickrick alleged that McLerran was negligent for failing to yield to the bicycle lane and driving without his . . .
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