Cyclist injured after crash

Cyclist injured after crash

Cyclist injured after crash

First published in News

A CYCLIST was left with serious injuries after a crash with a car.

The man, 47 from Canvey, was on London Road, Benfleet, near to the junction with Downer Road, when he collided with a silver Mercedes C180.

He suffered head injuries and was taken to Southend Hospital.

His injuries are serious but not life threatening.

It happened at around 1pm on Saturday.

The road was closed until just before 5pm that afternoon whilst enquires were carried out Anybody with any information contact PC Pete Pettet at Laindon Response and Patrol on Essex Police 101.

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12:10pm Mon 19 May 14

Keptquiettillnow says...

Get well soon. Get a 'cycling' solicitor.
Get well soon. Get a 'cycling' solicitor. Keptquiettillnow
  • Score: -7

12:21pm Mon 19 May 14

Julescb says...

How many more accidents have to happen on Bread and Cheese Hill before the Council remove the bus lane.
How many more accidents have to happen on Bread and Cheese Hill before the Council remove the bus lane. Julescb
  • Score: 16

2:56pm Mon 19 May 14

Southend Andy says...

Hope he gets better soon . Just waiting for everyone to jump on the normal bandwagons of Cyclists vs Car drivers blaming one & other. The truth is we are all as bad as each other, be it pedrestions, cyclists, car drivers motorcycles. Not one group can say they have never done something wrong.
Hope he gets better soon . Just waiting for everyone to jump on the normal bandwagons of Cyclists vs Car drivers blaming one & other. The truth is we are all as bad as each other, be it pedrestions, cyclists, car drivers motorcycles. Not one group can say they have never done something wrong. Southend Andy
  • Score: 0

4:42pm Mon 19 May 14

Gym And Steroid Lover says...

Julescb wrote:
How many more accidents have to happen on Bread and Cheese Hill before the Council remove the bus lane.
I used the bus lane as my own person lane. Undertaking, speeding etc. Please don't remove it council!
[quote][p][bold]Julescb[/bold] wrote: How many more accidents have to happen on Bread and Cheese Hill before the Council remove the bus lane.[/p][/quote]I used the bus lane as my own person lane. Undertaking, speeding etc. Please don't remove it council! Gym And Steroid Lover
  • Score: -9

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