Friday 15 January 2010

New Zealand’s dangerous lorry drivers

"It's scary how close they come to you - even in the slower speed zones."

He was commenting after a German cyclist was killed near Wanganui

Her last blog, written on December 30, gives chilling details of the problems caused by truck drivers passing her at "phenomenal speed".

She described the truck drivers as "beasts" who seemed oblivious to cyclists.