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The Arizona Department of Transportation is encouraging drivers to be alert for bicyclists traveling along the shoulders of state highways throughout the Verde Valley this weekend due to a special event. Arizona Department of Transportation
 
More than 1,000 bicyclists are expected to participate in a charity bike race on Saturday, May 17, and Sunday, May 18, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Drivers can expect to see bicycle riders on State Route 89A and State Route 179. Minimal delays are expected but ADOT suggests drivers be prepared for slower traffic through the area.
 
State law requires a vehicle to maintain a three-foot gap when passing a bicycle on a roadway.
 
 
For the full story on the BikeMS race, see the Wednesday, May 21, edition of the Sedona Red Rock News.

 


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  • James Sheffield

    At 1:30 as we turned from Beaver Creek Road to go to Cornville, the police were swarming all over because there had been a bicycle fatality and a second rider was also injured. We could not return to VOC after shopping because the Coroner had blocked the highway until after his exam.

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