Mean Streets: Ghost bike for Denver gal.
By Thomas Tracy
The Brooklyn Paper
Brooklyn has a new ghost bike.
Mourners installed the white-painted memorial â€” one of a growing number of tributes to killed cyclists â€” at the corner of Atlantic and Washington avenues on Saturday to mark the spot where Jasmine Herron was crushed by a city bus on Sept. 11.
The 23-year-old Ditmas Park resident was remembered as an aspiring artist who often rode her bike from her apartment to Think Coffee in Manhattan where she worked as a barista.
Herron was rolling down Atlantic Avenue when a driver opened her car door at just the wrong moment, knocking Herron into the path of a B45 bus.
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