Dorset

Cyclist hurt in collision with car in Wareham

Worgret Road, Wareham Image copyright Google
Image caption The collision happened on Worgret Road, Wareham

A cyclist has been seriously injured in a collision with a car in Dorset.

The crash, involving a black Nissan driven by a woman, 26, from Portland, happened on Worgret Road in Wareham shortly after 18:00 BST on Sunday.

The 58-year-old male cyclist from Essex was flown by air ambulance to hospital in Southampton with life threatening injuries.

Road closures were in place for several hours while emergency services were at the scene.

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