Cyclist and car collide near Bayfair

File Photo.

Police are investigating a crash where a cyclist suffered minor injuries this morning.

Emergency services were called to the scene on Maranui Street at 9.45am.

A police spokesperson says a cyclist sustained minor injuries following an incident in the Arataki area.

"It was between a car and a bicycle.

“It appears the cyclist has minor injuries.”


1 Comment

Bikes and cars together are a dangerous mix

Posted on 13-02-2019 14:24 | By Pamaxx

In spite of all the Regional and City transport planner’s hype, bikes and cars sharing the same traffic lanes are a dangerous mix. Cyclists in Tauranga place their safety and (potentially) their life in danger by riding on the city’s arterial roads. A rethink on cyclist’s safety in Tauranga is well overdue. Max Lewis, Mt Maunganui.

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