City of Ottawa grader turned and overtook cyclist in fatal collision, witness says

By Guy Quenneville, CBC News Ottawa, March 22, 2022

Driver Sheila Perry says she was coming back from the grocery store last Thursday when she witnessed the fatal collision that left a 43-year-old Ottawa cyclist dead.

...Perry said she was stopped at the north end of the intersection of North River Road and Donald Street when she saw a female cyclist wearing a purple helmet stopped on the west side, down from the Adàwe  Crossing bridge and the Rideau Sports Centre.

..."This is more than just cycling. I think the [city] operations have to be reviewed," Perry said, adding that she hopes the grader's sightlines are also looked at. 


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