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Cyclist injured in Christchurch crash

Photo / File / Greg Bowker
Photo / File / Greg Bowker

A cyclist has been injured in a crash in Christchurch this morning.

Emergency services were called to the collision between a car and a bicycle on Barrington St in Spreydon at 7.48am, a police southern communications spokesman said.

A St John Ambulance spokeswoman said the cyclist was taken to Christchurch Hospital to be treated for moderate injuries.

No further details were immediately available.

- APNZ

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