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Cyclist suffers minor injuries in Mountain Road incident

Overtaking car thought to be responsible

Police are investigating after a cyclist was forced to take evasive action on the Mountain Road yesterday.

The man was in hi-vis clothing and was in the area of the Mountain Mile, cycling towards Ramsey, when the incident happened at around 9.25am.

Officers say someone driving a silver/grey-coloured vehicle overtook a car heading towards Douglas, causing the cyclist to go off the road.

They suffered minor injuries and were treated at Ramsey Cottage Hospital.

Any witnesses to the incident are asked to contact PC Ringham via email Rebekkah.ringham@gov.im

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