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Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Shirtless Cyclist Pedals Along Interstate 80 Like It's No Big Deal

Posted By on Wed, Apr 30, 2014 at 8:08 AM

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Obviously, this guy is nowhere near as entertaining (or offensive) as San Francisco's naked acrobat, but the fact that it took three cop cars to stop him counts for something, right?

As we understand it, this dude took off his shirt, hopped on his bike and managed to pedal across several lanes of traffic on Interstate 80 to get to the center divide on the freeway. From there, he continued his illegal commute on the interstate.

The scene was bizarre enough to make it onto the CHP's Facebook page yesterday.

Here's how the cops described the incident:

Not something you see everyday... It took three CHP vehicles to safely stop traffic and get this bicyclist out of the center divider on I-80 near the MacArthur maze today. If you see something suspicious call 911 and be sure to give us a location , direction of travel and information on what you see! It may just save a life!

No word on where he was headed, but to be fair, it was perfect bike riding weather.

H/T: SF Citizen


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