Cleveland, OH - A week or so ago, a Cleveland city councilwoman struck a pedestrian with her car on Superior Avenue near Public Square. The councilwoman said the pedestrian, who wasn't badly hurt, wasn't even looking and just ran out into the path of her car.
For anyone who travels frequently through downtown Cleveland, her story or any account for that matter about the risky antics of jaywalking pedestrians, is hardly met with surprise. Driving downtown these days, especially during rush hour, means competing in a
Nerve-racking game of human dodge ball - as legions of jaywalkers bob and weave their way across lanes of moving vehicles.