Cyclist collides with pedestrian in Highbury Corner

A cyclist and pedestrian were in collision in Highbury Corner. Picture: Mark Lyminster

A cyclist and pedestrian were in collision in Highbury Corner. Picture: Mark Lyminster - Credit: Archant

A cyclist was in collision with a pedestrian in Highbury Corner yesterday.

A cyclist was in collision with a pedestrian off Highbury Corner yesterday.

The London Ambulance Service (LAS) was called to St Paul's Road at 3.32pm to reports of a road traffic collision.

Paramedics treated a man in his 60s at the scene and took him to hospital.

No update on his condition has yet been received.


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Mark Lyminster, who works in The Hen & Chickens Theatre Bar, said: "This poor guy was an elderly chap. He was just very still.

"He must have been in shock and it was cold, he was waiting a good 10 minutes or so before the ambulance managed to get to him.

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He said he could see a bicycle next to the man."

"This lovely girl stayed with him and gave him her jacket to keep warm," he said.

"They put him on a stretcher and took him away."

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