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Cyclist charged after dashcam video crash

Last Updated Jul 17, 2017 at 7:43 am EDT

A cyclist was hit by a car in the city's downtown on Saturday, July 15th after allegedly running a red light. (YouTube/MrNaDF)

OTTAWA — A cyclist has now been charged with running a red light after a downtown crash that was caught on camera.

The cyclist was struck at the intersection of Lyon and Laurier, Saturday afternoon.

Dashcam footage shows a car in the left lane narrowly missing the cyclist, before the cyclist was hit by another car in the far right lane.

The cyclist flies in the air, but then gets up moments later — reportedly suffering a sore hip.

A police officer apparently witnessed the crash.


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