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Did you know bikers face the same consequences as drivers for traffic violations?
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 12:05 p.m.

The Virginia Department of Transportation says that bicyclists and motorists are subject to the same laws that govern traffic regulation. Over the last two years, the number of traffic tickets issued to bicyclists in the city of Charlottesville has nearly doubled (from 9 to 17 tickets).

Did you know that tickets issued for a bicycle incident can lead to the same penalties and consequences as an automobile ticket?

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