Joanna Rowsell knocked off her bike by a car
Said the bike bore the brunt of the collision
The Olympic cyclist Joanna Rowsell has been left with 'cuts and bruises' after she was knocked off her bike by a car today.
The track star and now road queen wrote on her Twitter feed: "First time for everything.. Been a cyclist for nearly 9 yrs & never been knocked off by a car until this morning. Bike came off worst."
Her fans responded wishing her well, to which she responded: "Thank you everyone for your messages. I am ok, no serious injuries just cuts and bruises.."
She added: "Take care out there people x"
Rowsell now rides for Wiggle Honda, the new women's pro team.