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Cyclist injured in crash at Churston

By HETinaCrowson  |  Posted: February 22, 2013

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A CYCLIST was injured in a crash at Windy Corner this morning.

It is understood the accident involved the cyclist and a car.

The accident happened at 8.50am.

One passing motorist said the accident appeared to have happened near the traffic light junction as the cyclist was heading towards Paignton from the Churston direction.

Police were directing traffic away from the scene. Ambulance personnel were attending to the cyclist.

The cyclist suffered injuries to his shoulder and cuts to his head. He was taken to Torbay Hospital for treatment.

The car was a Skoda Octavia registered to a woman from Paignton.

The road was reopened at 9.30am.

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  • robocop1982  |  February 23 2013, 4:43PM

    its a good idea for cyclists to wear helmet and safety glasses. car drivers can also benefit from wearing ballistic sun glasses. your eyes are vulnerable at the best of times