Update on URMC CEO injured in bicycle...

Update on URMC CEO injured in bicycle accident

There are 3 comments on the WHEC-TV Rochester, NY story from Jun 1, 2009, titled Update on URMC CEO injured in bicycle accident. In it, WHEC-TV Rochester, NY reports that:

Doctor Bradford Berk, the CEO of the U of R Medical Center, remains in guarded condition after suffering a serious spinal cord injury.

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harris

Rushville, NY

#1 Jun 1, 2009
Our prayers are with Dr. Berk and his family. The curve he encountered is a very dangerous one, it makes virtually a 90 degree turn! Last winter, a Middlesex sand truck overturned and spilled its load on that very same curve. Maybe it is banked wrong. Locally it's called the "S" curve and is a blind corner as well. The speed limit is 10 mph but most people don't realize the danger. Maybe additional posting is needed.
lara

Rochester, NY

#3 Jun 2, 2009
"batman", what a cruel, stupid thing to post- what on earth is wrong with you- are you this outrageous when you talk to people face-to-face?????????
AviationMetalSmi th

Brooklyn, NY

#4 Jun 2, 2009
It's a good thing he was wearing a helmet.
But another thing, bicyclists should obey speed limits too. It's 10 mph on that curve for a reason. And a bicycle can easily reach speeds in excess of 10 mph.

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