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Sports commentary: Don't be an um-dum

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Bicycle Awareness begins with you. Yeah, you.

By Mike Forster

 

This could have been a tribute column:  one written in memory of Chief Jim Day.

I'm a big fan of the job the chief has done with Bedford's police department.  I also consider him to be a solid human and a personal friend.

But, even someone who is a ne'er-do-well doesn't deserve to get the treatment meted out to Day.  Just a couple of weeks ago, he was struck by a car as he rode his bicycle.

He was attempting to make a left turn when he was struck by a car, whose driver wished to pass him on the left. 


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