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May 15, 2021

Cyclist struck by van in Byron Bay

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A NSW Ambulance spokesperson confirmed they received a callout at 8.24am.

Paramedics found a cyclist, who had been knocked over by a van at the crossing near Lawson Street, on Jonson Street, just after roundabout.

‘The patient, who was conscious and breathing’ was taken to Byron Central Hospital,’ the spokesperson said.

The van driver stayed at the scene while emergency services were in attendance.

A reader said traffic on Ewingsdale Road banked up as a result of the accident back as far as Bayshore Drive.


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  1. The traffic in Byron Bay is nuts right now with many tourists who apparently think normal road rules don’t apply on holiday.

  2. Twice I have been knocked off my bike on Bangalow road but Byron Council tell me they don’t have the money to display R