Moped rider hurt in second Finsbury Park crash in 24 hours

SEVEN Sisters Road was partially closed this morning for the second time in 24 hours after a moped rider was thrown from his bike in a collision with a car.

The rider had to be rushed to hospital after he was hit by a sliver car at the junction of Seven Sisters Road and Finsbury Park Road at 9.15am.

He suffered minor injuries but is expected to make a full recovery.

A police spokesman said: “A car was in collision with a moped at 9.15am, The moped rider had minor injuries and was taken to Whittington Hospital in Archway.

“The road was partially closed for a short time while the incident was dealt with but it was reopened before 10am.

“The car driver stopped at the scene and there were no arrests.”

Only yesterday a 26-year-old motorcyclist suffered a broken thigh bone after he came off his bike just 100 yards up the road at the junction of Seven Sisters Road and St Thomas’s Road.