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02-08-2012, 05:43 PM
Olympics: Cyclist hit and killed by media shuttle - Sport - NZ Herald News (http://www.nzherald.co.nz/sport/news/article.cfm?c_id=4&objectid=10824029)

Cyclist Killed After Being Hit By Olympic Bus (http://news.sky.com/story/967839/cyclist-killed-after-being-hit-by-olympic-bus)

Cyclist killed by Olympic shuttle bus, driver arrested | thetelegraph.com.au (http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/london-olympics/cyclist-killed-by-olympic-shuttle-bus/story-fn9dirj0-1226441022938)

and here is the story of a cyclist that witnessed it
Just sat down with some poor bloke for his last few seconds. Be safe out there guys. : bicycling (http://www.reddit.com/r/bicycling/comments/xiud7/just_sat_down_with_some_poor_bloke_for_his_last)

02-08-2012, 05:48 PM

02-08-2012, 05:56 PM
Ohhhhh god, the other cyclists account made me cry :(

Not the bus drivers fault either by the sounds of it? An impatient cyclist, trying to get home & unfortunately was in the vehicles blind spot...


Even more terrible as its an accident that could have been so easily avoided.