According to the League of American Bicyclists, most accidents happen at intersections.

For drivers, it’s important to know that when coming up to a multi-lane intersection, cyclists will want to be in the right-most lane that is traveling in the direction they are going, which can sometimes place the cyclist in the middle of the intersection, as pictured below:

Intersection
Positioned to travel straight through the intersection.

This video from the organization explains how cyclists would position themselves when going through an intersection.

Pass along this tip – together we can ride, and drive, safely!

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