A cyclist was rushed to hospital after they were involved in a collision with a police car responding to an emergency.
Emergency services including crews from the South East Coast Ambulance Service were called the A23 Old Steine at the junction with St James's Street, Brighton, around 8.40 pm yesterday.
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It followed reports of a collision involving a marked police car responding to an emergency and a cyclist, the Argus reports.
Local reports say the windscreen of the police car was smashed while a bicycle ,which appeared to belong to a Deliveroo cyclist, stood nearby.
The cyclist, a 27-year-old man from Brighton, suffered minor injuries and was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton as a precaution.
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A spokesman from Sussex Police said: "Around 8.40pm on Saturday, a collision occurred involving a marked police vehicle responding to an emergency call and a pedal cyclist on the A23 Old Steine at the junction with St James's Street in Brighton.
"The cyclist, a 27-year-old man from Brighton, suffered minor injuries and was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton as a precaution.
"The road remained closed for a short period of time while emergency services dealt with the collision."
This area is pretty local to me, I grew up just off the southern end of the path and I used to know it really well....
Or be a very well off, lying, ex prime minister.
lots of things tend to be 'obvious' once the first one comes out - but the reason apatent is granted is due to the uniqueness of the product and...
I didn't know WVA had run a classified hub. Are there plans for him to run one?...
Is it a target or is it a no sign..? There's only one way to find out...
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cornwall-65132205 Self driving car fancied a pint
As it's a touring bike, I'd think of putting it on Cycling UK's whole bikes forum page. Cycling UK is what used to be the Cyclists Touring Club ...
1980s Carerra tribute!
I feel for you, having the same thing happening in the company I'm at. It's pretty horrible when people just blatantly copy.
All the more shocking as we learn that Richie Sunak has just spent £500,000 of tax payers money on private jet flights in a fortnight