"Update: It turns out my source was incorrect and CDOT does not have traffic cam footage of the crash. However, there is a city-owned camera at the intersection; I am working on gaining access to any footage from the camera.
"For now the…"
Can put me in touch with the victim, a 29-year-old (the CPD told me; the Tribune reported she's 17) female who was biking west on Jackson and Hamlin on Tuesday, June 14, at about 7:30 p.m.? I was told she was hospitalized but her injuries weren't severe. I'd like to write a follow-up article on the case.Streetsblog post about the incident:…See More
"Here's Streetsblog's post on the case. There are three main takeaways. We don't yet know what caused the crash -- some witnesses said the cyclist ran a red, but others said the bus driver had a red light as well, because southbound…"
"In late April James Liu told me he the civil rights law firm he had retained had not yet filed a lawsuit against the officer, and it looked like the case was not moving forward.
- John Greenfield, Streetsblog Chicago"
Hi John- I am so sorry I missed your friend request back in October regarding the Midnight Circus show/Time Out article- BUMMER! I will definitely keep you informed the next time I am using my bike for anything fun and circusy...