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Cyclist hit by car in crosswalk wasn’t a ‘pedestrian’  (access required)

  State laws require all drivers to yield the right-of-way to any pedestrians passing through a marked crosswalk, but bicyclists don’t qualify as “pedestrians” for the purposes of those laws, the North Carolina Court of Appeals has unanimously ruled in a case of first impression.  Christopher Barrow had entered a crosswalk while bicycling on a sidewalk along ...

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