Following a string of bicyclist deaths, and the revealing of a number of new bike lanes, the Metropolis of Kingston now seeks to make its streetscapes safer with a grasp plan that requires enter from residents.
Between November 2020 and September 2021, there have been three deadly motorist-bike crash accidents in Kingston. In September of final yr, police responded to a name concerning a motorcar accident involving a tractor trailer and a bicyclist within the space of Broadway and East St. James Avenue. In July 2021, bicyclist John Lynch from Albany died after being struck by a car close to the Esopus Creek crossing. In November 2020, a 54-year-old Kingston man, Darryl Savage, died after being hit by a college bus on Greenkill Avenue.