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Cyclist hurt in crash with car still critical in ICU

A bicyclist involved in a head-on collision is still in critical condition in hospital, police said yesterday.

The man, aged 58, suffered a serious head injury after he veered into the opposite lane on Middle Road in Flatts and collided with a car last Sunday.

He was transported to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, and is being treated in the intensive care unit.

The driver of the car, a woman, was uninjured.

A police spokesman added that a woman involved in a separate collision was recovering in a general ward at the hospital.

The 26-year-old motorcyclist was in collision with a car on Saturday around 11.20pm.

The crash happened near the junction of North Shore Road and Studio Lane in Hamilton Parish.

The driver of the car, a 26-year-old man and his passenger, a 25-year-old woman, were uninjured.

The driver was arrested on suspicion of drink driving.

Anyone with information on either incident should call police at 211 or on the main police number, 295-0011.

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Published October 21, 2021 at 7:47 am (Updated October 21, 2021 at 7:47 am)

Cyclist hurt in crash with car still critical in ICU

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