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Ohio statute prohibits parking
on sidewalks or otherwise blocking the sidewalk. See the following section:
However, whether or not that was the proximate cause for the damage is a question for the trier of fact. It certainly was contributory in that the vehicle should not have been there, but it does not obviate the requirement for your son to maintain control over the bicycle.
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