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Cyclist suffers serious leg injury after colliding with car in Ipswich

21:53 11 February 2016

Collision on Bishops Hill, Ipswich. Photo by Peter Chambers.

Collision on Bishops Hill, Ipswich. Photo by Peter Chambers.

Peter Chambers

A male cyclist suffered a serious leg injury after being involved in a collision with a car in Ipswich.

The incident happened just before 9pm on Bishops Hill, police said.

The man was in his 30s.

The road was closed in both directions.

An East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust spokeswoman said: “An ambulance, the Hazardous Area Response Team (HART), the East Anglian air ambulance and medical car, two ambulance officers and a rapid response vehicle attended.

“Crews treated a man in his 30s with a serious leg injury.

“He was taken to Ipswich Hospital by land ambulance for further care.”

3 comments

  • ...and now he's a motorcyclist rather than cyclist. Anyway - let's hope he mends quick.

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    Sarky Sage

    Friday, February 12, 2016

  • Everything about this report is incorrect, he's not I his 20s or 30s he's 16, and I critical condition in addenbrooks hospital. Really wish these reporters would do there research first rather than speculate.

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    carpman

    Friday, February 12, 2016

  • The man is in his early 20s....30's...schmertys....make yer mind up.... (P.S is there any reason other than to deter public comment further for an endless list of defunct news items to appear before finally gettting to the comments field??)

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    Sarky Sage

    Friday, February 12, 2016

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