RTC Cyclist struck by car Coastal Road roundabout Birkdale Southport
The emergency services were called to the Coastal Road, Birkdale, Southport, at approximately 9:45am this morning (Thursday 26th September 2013) following reports of a RTC.
A cyclist was knocked off his bike on the Coastal Road at the junction of Weld Road, Birkdale by a woman driving a Ford Focus.
Paramedics arrived on scene within minutes and treated the injured rider at the roadside for a knee and elbow injuries.
The rider was wearing bright clothing and a helmet at the time of the accident.
The driver of the car was interviewed by police and the rider was taken home by a friend.