(I tried to put out flyers M28, but we all know how that day went)
On Thursday, March 20, at about 6pm, my bicycle was destroyed by a truck at SE Grand and Belmont.
The driver was in his 30's, goateed, and drove a silver, Ford F-350 bearing Revtek decals on the side(OR#ZEH-364). A picture is available if you search for article #50137 on Indymedia.
I tried to report it to the police, but they arrested me. So I am going to the DA now, since the police refuse to press charges. I will need the testimonies of anybody who saw the event, especially pedestrians and passersby. That's not a diss to cyclists, because I want EVERYBODY who saw it to reply, but I don't want to repeat the situation of being discredited for being a 'lawless cyclist'.
And for you lawyerly types, I still need to hire some legal counsel. The Belmont Law Center, Mark Ginsberg, and Alan Graf have all been very helpful, but I need a lawyer to call my own to help me through my many-fold legal woes.
Know somebody? Drop me an email.
I'll be on KBOO with Ayleen tomorrow morning at 9am.
Bikes not Bombs!