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Bicycle crash, Manoora


Cairns police are investigating a traffic crash that occurred at about 1PM Thursday on Pease Street, Manoora near the intersection of Pioneer Street.

Police allege a cyclist, a 21-year-old Kuranda woman, failed to give way whilst crossing Pease Street and rode her bike directly into the path of a motorist.

The cyclist sustaining non-life threatening injuries and was conveyed by ambulance to Cairns Hospital for medical treatment for a facial fracture and injury to her arm.

The 71-year-old Edge Hill woman driving the car didn’t sustain any injuries, however her vehicle sustained front end damage.

Police investigations are continuing.

Anyone that witnessed the crash and has not yet spoken with police, is urged to contact Policelink.