A CYCLIST was taken to hospital on a spinal board after being in collision with a car this morning.
Emergency services were called to the Landgate roundabout on Warrington Road just after 8.50am following reports a silver Renault Megane and a bicycle had been involved in a collision.
The cyclist sustained “serious injuries” but according to police was conscious and breathing from his nose.
He was taken by ambulance to Wigan Infirmary and was put on a spinal board as a precaution.
The incident happened just off the M6 slip road and traffic is still moving slowly with diversions currently in place.