Traffic on the Hawthorne.
(Photos © J. Maus)
Traffic on the Hawthorne Bridge can be bad. And I don't mean car traffic.
Roger Geller, the city's bicycle coordinator received an email from someone who witnessed a horrifying, nearly tragic crash on the Hawthorne Bridge during last Wednesday's evening rush hour. The witness, who asked to remain anonymous, wrote a detailed, eloquent description of the incident as well as his or her thoughts about how to address the underlying issues.
I've posted the letter here in its entirety. (more...)