Cyclist injured after nasty Padiham fall

THE scene in Padihan where a pedestrian was knocked down.
THE scene in Padihan where a pedestrian was knocked down.

A PADIHAM pensioner was taken to hospital after falling off his bike in Padiham town centre.

A PADIHAM pensioner was taken to hospital after falling off his bike in Padiham town centre.

Police and ambulance crews were called to Station Road, next to the Santander bank, at 9-30 a.m. yesterday when the cyclist came off his bike while taking a corner.

He was treated in the middle of the road before being taken to Burnley General Hospital.