Cyclist Bradley Wiggins is thought to have been involved in a collision outside the BP petrol forecourt seen below, according to local media reports.
He was reportedly travelling down Crow Orchard Road near the junction with Mossy Lea Road, around 100 metres from the M6 north of Wigan, Greater Manchester.
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