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Woman cyclist hurt in collision with van
7:42am Friday 26th December 2008 in News
A WOMAN cyclist was taken to hospital after a Christmas Eve collision between a bicycle and a van on a York road.
The crash happened just before 8am.
Part of Heworth Green, near Dodsworth Avenue, and Mill Lane, was blocked for a short time as police and paramedics were called to the scene to help the cyclist, who was in her 30s.
A North Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: “The incident was reported to us just after 8am on Christmas Eve.
“The accident involved a female cyclist and a white Ford Transit van.
“The woman was taken to York Hospital with minor injuries to her knee and a graze to her cheek.”
The accident did not cause any major traffic disruption.