Cyclist injured in crash on busy road
PUBLISHED: 13:47 05 November 2020 | UPDATED: 13:47 05 November 2020
A cyclist was taken to hospital after he was involved in a collision with a car on a busy road.
Police and the East of England Ambulance Service were called out about 3.50pm on Wednesday, November 4 following reports of a collision between a car and a bicycle in Lowestoft.
A police spokesman said: “We were called following reports of a road traffic collision in Cooke Road close to the South Lowestoft industrial estate involving a Vauxhall Corsa car and a cyclist.”
“The cyclist was conscious and breathing but had sustained an injury.”
There were reports of widespread traffic delays, with tailbacks as a road closure was put in place to the Bloodmoor roundabout while the incident was dealt with.
Police said the road was reopened at 4.40pm.
A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said: “We sent one ambulance to the scene.
“A male patient was treated and was taken to James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston for further care.”
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