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Taxi window shattered in bike crash

A 17-year-old bike rider was taken to hospital after being involved in a crash with a taxi.

Police were called to the crash at 9.45am yesterday. It happened on Harrington Sound Road, in Smith's, near the junction with Harrington Hundreds Road.

A Police spokesman said: “It appears that both the taxi and the auxiliary cycle were travelling along Harrington Sound Road when they collided.”

The teenager, from Pembroke, was taken to the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance for treatment.

The taxi driver and his passengers were not injured. Both vehicles were damaged.

Inquiries into this incident are underway.

Photo by Tamell Simons Crash damage: A taxi driver gives a statement to police after his taxi was involved in an accident with a bike, which shattered the rear window of the taxi, on Harrington Sound Road, Smith's, yesterday morning. See story on Page 13.

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Published December 03, 2010 at 1:00 am (Updated December 10, 2010 at 3:40 am)

Taxi window shattered in bike crash

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