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Pa. State House Passes Bike Lane Safety Bill

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

HARRISBURG (KDKA) - The Pennsylvania State House unanimously passed a bike lane bill named in memory of a woman killed in Oakland six years ago.

RELATED: Cyclist Killed In Oakland Crash

Susan Hicks was stopped at a red light near Forbes Avenue in 2015 when she was hit by a vehicle from behind.

The bill would allow municipalities to create parking-protected bike lanes that are separate from traffic.

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