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Old 07-03-2011, 12:33 PM   #1
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One less helmet law protester!

I apologized to after laughing out loud upon reading this article. I then wished there was a way to send it to every cruiser rider in America. I know sportbike guys/gals don't wear sometimes either, but are MUCH fewer and farther between. This is F'in CLASSIC !


NY motorcyclist dies on ride protesting helmet law

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ONONDAGA, N.Y. (AP) Police say a motorcyclist participating in a protest ride against helmet laws in upstate New York died after he flipped over the bike's handlebars and hit his head on the pavement.
The accident happened Saturday afternoon in the town of Onondaga, in central New York near Syracuse.
State troopers tell The Post-Standard of Syracuse that 55-year-old Philip A. Contos of Parish, N.Y., was driving a 1983 Harley Davidson with a group of bikers who were protesting helmet laws by not wearing helmets.
Troopers say Contos hit his brakes and the motorcycle fishtailed. The bike spun out of control, and Contos toppled over the handlebars. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.
Troopers say Contos would have likely survived if he had been wearing a helmet.
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Information from: The Post-Standard, http://www.syracuse.com

http://news.yahoo.com/ny-motorcyclis...143217859.html
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........NY motorcyclist dies on ride protesting helmet law

AP – Sun, Jul 3, 2011
....tweet260EmailPrint......ONONDAGA, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a motorcyclist participating in a protest ride against helmet laws in upstate New York died after he flipped over the bike's handlebars and hit his head on the pavement.

The accident happened Saturday afternoon in the town of Onondaga, in central New York near Syracuse.

State troopers tell The Post-Standard of Syracuse that 55-year-old Philip A. Contos of Parish, N.Y., was driving a 1983 Harley Davidson with a group of bikers who were protesting helmet laws by not wearing helmets.

Troopers say Contos hit his brakes and the motorcycle fishtailed. The bike spun out of control, and Contos toppled over the handlebars. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.

Troopers say Contos would have likely survived if he had been wearing a helmet.

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Information from: The Post-Standard, http://www.syracuse.com
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