Watertown man sues FedEx over bike/tr...

Watertown man sues FedEx over bike/truck collision

There are 5 comments on the Watertown Daily Times story from Oct 3, 2012, titled Watertown man sues FedEx over bike/truck collision. In it, Watertown Daily Times reports that:

A Watertown man seriously injured in June when his bicycle collided with a Federal Express Corp.

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look were u go

Cambridge, MA

#1 Oct 6, 2012
this is ridiculous! how can a person riding a bike that is NOT blind run into a PARKED vehicle? Sounds like this Paul guy is a money hungry sue-happy moron that should be going to the eye doctors to get his eyes checked.
Joanne Rigsby

Ithaca, NY

#2 Oct 6, 2012
Yes, it seems that way. How could you not see abig parked truck? Maybe he was drinking?

Ithaca, NY

#3 Oct 6, 2012
How about the ones that use illegal drugs that sue just to get money for their drugs. So wrong !
Calling HighPower s

Jamesville, NY

#4 Oct 9, 2012
I actually had this happen to me before.

Going downhill there was no traffic behind me so I let momentum grow and grow.

I noticed a truck coming from other way, put it's turn signal on. I couldn't use my brakes or I would have crashed out in middle of the street because it wasn't completely smooth and my bike needed tightened up too.

I had hoped he noticed me and would wait to turn.

It timed perfectly that as he turned I hit the back panel at a slight angle and got tossed into the back of the truck and bike went up and over the vehicle.
He stopped, I got out. He was scared that I was hurt but I was fine.The bike was scraped up more then me but still usable.

It can only be his fault because I was not going over speed limit and blatantly on side of the on coming lane with no traffic to hide me.

Regardless, that was over 20 years ago

United States

#5 Oct 10, 2012
Calling highpower s.... That may have been his fault, but this guy hit a parked truck! He was lookin down n had his headphones on. Its beyond me how he could sue someone when its clearly his fault!

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