Two cyclists hit in Cannonvale
TWO cyclists have been by hit by cars while riding in Cannonvale over the past week.
At around 5.10pm last Thursday a woman was knocked off her bike by a trailer while she was turning onto Tropic Road on the roundabout at the intersection of Shute Harbour Road.
She suffered minor injuries including grazes across her body.
On Saturday morning, a 63-year-old Cannonvale man riding his bike was taken to the Proserpine Hospital to be treated for minor injuries after he was hit by a car on Macarthur Drive in Cannonvale.
Officer in charge Nathan Blain said the driver of the car was a 70-year-old Cannonvale man and alleged he failed to give way to the bike rider while turning from Macarthur Drive onto Shute Harbour Road.
The driver has not been charged as police are still investigating the incident.