A cyclist walks his bike as he crosses Virginia Avenue at Roseburg Avenue on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Modesto, Calif. A new California law started today requiring motorists to keep a 3-foot buffer when passing cyclists.
A cyclist walks his bike as he crosses Virginia Avenue at Roseburg Avenue on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Modesto, Calif. A new California law started today requiring motorists to keep a 3-foot buffer when passing cyclists. jlee@modbee.com
A cyclist walks his bike as he crosses Virginia Avenue at Roseburg Avenue on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Modesto, Calif. A new California law started today requiring motorists to keep a 3-foot buffer when passing cyclists. jlee@modbee.com

New California law requires 3 feet between cars, bicycles

September 16, 2014 3:29 PM