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Lowestoft: Appeal after cyclist sustains serious injuries after colliding with parked car

10:14 12 March 2014

Police appeal after Mercedes damaged

Police appeal after Mercedes damaged


A collision in Lowestoft has left a cyclist seriously injured.


Police are appealing for witnesses following the collision which happened at around 4.30pm, yesterday, Tuesday, March 11, along Kirkley Cliff Road in Lowestoft and involved a silver Skoda car and a pedal cycle.

The female cyclist, a woman in her 50s collided with the parked car, causing her to sustain serious injuries.

The woman was taken to the James Paget Hospital where she remains in a stable condition.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to PC Nick Metcalf at Norfolk and Suffolk Roads Policing and Firearms Operations Unit on 101.



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