Cyclist uses plungers to create protected bike lane in Rhode Island

One cyclist took surprising measures to mark out the bike lane...

Plungers mark the bike lane (Pic by James Kennedy/Twitter)

Just in time for last week’s National Bike to Work Day, Jeff Leary installed some rather surprising bike lane protectors.

Located on Fountain Street in Providence, Rhode Island, Leary placed 72 toilet plungers along the white line indicating the outside of the street’s bike lane. Leary even went so far to put reflective yellow tape on the handle for increased visibility.

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