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Cyclist taken to hospital after serious crash on A47 at Hopton

The roundabout on the A47 at Hopton. Photo: Google Street View

The roundabout on the A47 at Hopton. Photo: Google Street View

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A cyclist was taken to hospital after being injured in a serious crash with a car.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the serious road traffic collision, which happened on Monday evening in Hopton.

Officers were called around 6.50pm to reports of a collision between a black Citroen C1 and a cyclist on Lowestoft Road on the roundabout near to the petrol station and Co-operative food store.

The road was closed whilst emergency services attended including the East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA).

The male cyclist sustained a fractured collar bone and was taken to the James Paget University Hospital for treatment.

The road was re-opened around 8.30pm.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision or has dash cam footage of the incident should contact Norfolk and Suffolk Roads Policing at Acle on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 .

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