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Portola Valley: Three bicyclists injured in collision with SUV

Original post made on Aug 7, 2017

Three bicyclists were injured, at least one of them seriously, when they collided with an SUV Saturday morning on Portola Road near the northern entrance to the Portola Valley Town Center.


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Posted by PV Res
a resident of Portola Valley: Westridge
on Aug 7, 2017 at 12:39 pm

I hope everyone is ok, what a scary situation for both driver and cyclist. [Portion removed; don't speculate about what caused the accident, which is still under investigation.] Hopefully everyone can take away from this to always watch out on the road and be extra careful to pass cyclists with caution even if they are hogging the road


Posted by kbehroozi
a resident of Menlo Park: Suburban Park/Lorelei Manor/Flood Park Triangle
on Aug 7, 2017 at 1:03 pm

kbehroozi is a registered user.

[Post removed; the accident is still under investigation]


Posted by local
a resident of Portola Valley: Central Portola Valley
on Aug 7, 2017 at 1:12 pm

This was a tragic accident and not the fault of cyclists [portion removed]. Although it is frustrating to have cyclist ride in packs and 2 abreast, this has nothing to do with this accident. It is unfortunate for all involved and should serve as a reminder to be as safe as possible. I don't think it is appropriate to make negative comments towards cyclists or motorists using this incident as a backdrop. I hope that the injured cyclist makes a full recovery and the all of the other victims can heal as well.


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