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Motorcycle Rider Fortunate, Minor Injuries Following Dangerous Ride
Burnaby RCMP Traffic Services Collision Team B attended the scene of a motorycle/ car collision in the 4400 block of Imperial at 12:17hrs Thursday July 14, 2005..
The rider was travelling westbound, riding between lanes of cars, accelerating rapidly up to third gear at an estimated 100 kph. Several credible witnesses were good enough to step forward to provide their accounts to the investigator. The rider lost control at Dow when a car changed lanes from left to right, and the motorcyclist from marks at the scene skidded and low sided the bike, which slid for approx 50 m, even after sliding partially under and striking the underside of the car that had changed lanes. The rider suffered abrasions only. Charges considered pending will be Dangerous Driving as per the Criminal Code. The motorcycle driver had an expired class 6 motorcycle learner’s licence.
Witnesses are being requested to contact Cpl. D. MCLAUGHLIN Burnaby RCMP at 604-294-7774 as this investigation will be ongoing.