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The crash happened at a "T" intersection (Morning Drive/Auburn St in Bakersfield, CA) The intersection is not a 90 degree T. See Google map.
An SUV (beginner's size) turning West from Norhbound Morning Drive ran me to the curb. I was riding my LWB recumbent, and the right pedal caught the concrete curb. If you look at the aerial photo, you'll see that her turn was about 110 to 115 degrees - not 90 degrees.

I am 67 years old, and have been riding seriously for the last 35 years or so. I live in a hilly part of Bakersfield - so I'm OK with the neighborhood hills. Riding the road bike, I still cannot stand and climb - so seated isn't significantly different than the recumbent - and that's my explanation for thinking I'm as fast on the PHANTOM as the DF. (Which by the way weighs 18.46 lbs) My Phantom with Velocity rims, Shimano Ultegra derailleurs and chain and a shortened boom, weighs 26.01 pounds.

How would I avoid the crash? Next time, I would STOP and let her turn first !


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