Cyclist hurt in collision

20:33, Feb 19 2014

A cyclist has been taken to Southland Hospital with moderate injuries after a crash with a car in the Invercargill suburb of Hawthorndale early this morning.

A fire communications spokesman said a fire crew responded to reports of an incident between a car and a cyclist at the intersection of Anglem and Tay streets just before 7am.

When fire crews arrived at the scene, the cyclist was in the care of St John staff. A St John Ambulance spokesman said a man in his 40s was taken to hospital with leg and arm injuries.

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