Cyclist struck on O'Connor Street on day of bike lane official opening - Ottawa - CBC News

By CBC News Ottawa, October 25, 2016

A cyclist riding in the new O'Connor Street bike lane was struck this evening when a car made a turn at Waverley Street, hours after city councillors and the mayor ceremonially opened the bikeway.

A spokesperson for the Ottawa Paramedic Service said it happened at about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The male cyclist, who paramedics said was between the ages of 30 and 40, was taken to hospital in stable condition with rib and shoulder injuries.

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