COMING UP: Don't miss Xfinity Monday Live, with special guest Broncos Tight End A.J. Derby. Watch it on CBS4 at 6:30 p.m. or head to ViewHouse Centennial to see it live!

Man Charged With Harassing Cyclists Pleads Not Guilty

LONGMONT, Colo. (CBS4)– A man who has been charged with harassing bicyclists has pleaded not guilty.

State troopers cited James Ernst, 75, of Erie for harassment, impeding the flow of traffic and improper use of a horn for the incident on Sept. 16.

The cyclists claim they were harassed near Longmont along County Line Road north of Highway 52. They caught the alleged harassment on video.

Cyclist Dirk Friel says the honking from the Ford Explorer went on for five minutes, even after he slowed down to try and get the driver to pass.

harassed cyclists mapjpg Man Charged With Harassing Cyclists Pleads Not Guilty

(credit: CBS)

Friel and his friend were riding right of the white line and in single file. Not knowing what the driver might do, both pulled out cellphones to take video.

The clip called “Insane Driver” is posted on YouTube and that is where a sound off of another kind began.

LINK: Bicycle Colorado

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Denver

Enter To Win!
Weather App

Listen Live

AM/FM Stations

Featured Shows & Multimedia