(1) For the purposes of this section, “recklessly” has the meaning given that term in ORS 161.085.
(2) A person commits the offense of vehicular assault of a bicyclist or pedestrian if:
(a) The person recklessly operates a vehicle upon a highway in a manner that results in contact between the person’s vehicle and a bicycle operated by a person, a person operating a bicycle or a pedestrian; and
(b) The contact causes physical injury to the person operating a bicycle or the pedestrian.
(3) The offense described in this section, vehicular assault of a bicyclist or pedestrian, is a Class A misdemeanor. [2001 c.635 §5]Section: Previous 811.028 811.030 811.035 811.040 811.045 811.050 811.055 811.060 811.065 811.100 811.105 811.106 811.108 811.109 811.110 Next
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