A hot-headed gang of bicyclists driving by Chelsea smashed a driver’s windshield Saturday, police mentioned.
The pack of about 16 cyclists, have been touring in opposition to site visitors on seventh Ave. close to W. 23rd St. once they pounced on a grey Honda Accord simply earlier than four p.m., cops mentioned.
The group started screaming on the driver and broke a gap by his again windshield earlier than driving off, authorities mentioned.
Mike Castro, 24, who works at a close-by tanning salon, believes the cyclists snapped as a result of the motorist hit one among them.
“I heard loads of cursing. I don’t know if it was on goal or on mistake however I noticed when the automotive hit the biker. He mainly flew a little bit bit, after which all hell broke free,” Castro mentioned.
However police mentioned the motorist didn’t hit any of the cyclists.
As the motive force made a U-turn to observe the group, he hit a cop standing on the street, authorities mentioned.
The officer suffered minor accidents, authorities mentioned.
“The cop was pissed, man.” Castro mentioned.
“(The driving force) stored pointing to the again of his head prefer it was bleeding or harm.”
No fees have been filed in opposition to the motorist.