During the monthly Melbourne Critical Mass bike ride on 28th January, while the ride was travelling down St Georges Road in Thornbury a private car collided with two of the activist cyclists, injuring both. The ambulance service was called and treated one of them, it is unknown if he was taken to hospital. One bike was driven over and was dragged over four hundred metres down the road stuck underneath the car. The driver did not await the attendance of the police, but made off without leaving details. The matter is still under investigation by Victoria Police.