I'm finding it hard to understand the cyclist's account. You need a lot of momentum to go 20m through a hedge.
he was thrown on to the bonnet of her car and then bounced off, going through a hedge and in a fine piece of bike handling managing to regain controls of his machine and stop
Mr Hockley had decided to take no further action, "you count your limbs and carry on" he memorably told us. This being a digitally connected age though he did leave respond to Ms Way's tweet by posting a message to her Facebook page.
"Oh hi! That was me you hit and FYI, you didn't knock me off, I'm too hard to be hurt by a pissy micra or whatever it was you were driving."
I wonder if the response* of this young lady, though she does seem insincere and unapologetic is because often those inclined to boast are also inclined to exaggerate their boast. It's the same kind of rhetoric as the Clarkson examples mentioned many pages back and maybe reinforces that point.
*I mean in expressing remorse for the tweet and not the incident.