Posted: Mon 15th Aug 2022

Cyclist airlifted to hospital following collision in Hawarden on Saturday

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Monday, Aug 15th, 2022

Police have said an investigation into a road traffic collision which saw a cyclist airlifted to hospital remains ongoing. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The incident happened just after 10am on the B5125 which runs between Broughton and Hawarden ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Police closed the road between the Manor Lane roundabout and Rake Lane for several hours while emergency services dealt with the collision. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

An air ambulance was spotted landing at the scene, it transported the injured person to University Hospital Aintree. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

A Welsh Ambulance Service spokesperson said “We were called on Saturday, 14 August at 10:06am to reports of a road traffic collision involving a vehicle and cyclist on the B5125, Hawarden. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

“We sent three emergency ambulances to the scene, where we were supported by the Wales Air Ambulance. One person was transported by air to University Hospital Aintree for further treatment.” ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

A North Wales Police spokesperson said: “We received a call at 10.11am on Saturday morning reporting an road traffic collision involving a cyclist and a motor vehicle on the B5125 Hawarden.” ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

“Officers attended and the road was closed whilst colleagues from the Welsh Ambulance Service and Helimed attended.” ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

“Our investigation into this incident is still ongoing.” ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


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