Did a loose bike handle grip cause a Burnie man's death?

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December 8 2023 - 4:08pm
The start of the path between Federal Street and Brooklyn Street in Burnie. Picture: Google
The start of the path between Federal Street and Brooklyn Street in Burnie. Picture: Google

An experienced bicycle rider died last year after a cheap rubber handle bar grip slid off while the bike was careening down a slope at as much as 50 kmh, a coroner's investigation has found.

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Benjamin Seeder

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