NYC bicyclists are killing pedestrians and the city won’t stop it


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Mayor
Bill de Blasio has aggressively pushed a bike-friendly agenda, adding
about 100 miles of dedicated lanes for cyclists amid a spike in rider
collisions, but he’s done little to address the danger that bikers
themselves pose. Since 2011, bicyclists have injured more than 2,250
pedestrians — including at least seven who died — according to
stats from the city Department of Transportation and published
reports. Injuries are up 12 percent this year, rising to 127 through
June 30 from 113 over the same period in 2018, the NYPD says.

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