Wanker Alert: Another Reason Not to Like One-way Streets
This cyclist is a wanker.
Walkers are not required to use crosswalks in Philadelphia, the site of the crash. They are, however, advised to look both ways even when crossing a one-way street.
Still, removing one-ways is another solution to help prevent this type of poor behavior. This article, “Conflict between cyclists and pedestrians spurs calls for action in New York” about the ‘menace’ of cyclists in New York mentions the impact of design, in addition to cyclists simply needing to follow the rules.