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Female cyclist attacked in York
A WOMAN suffered a head injury when she was attacked while cycling in York.
The 26-year-old woman was cycling between Scarborough Bridge and St Barnabus Church, towards Leeman Road, at about 10.40pm on Sunday.
A North Yorkshire Police spokesman said the woman was struck on the head and fell from the bike.
She was taken to York Hospital for treatment to a cut to the back of her head and has been left shaken by the incident.
The spokesman said a male cyclist was seen cycling away from the scene, wearing a tracksuit and a white rucksack.
Anyone who saw the attack or anyone matching that description should contact police on 101, email email@example.com or phone Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.