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Wiggins keen to return quickly

Olympic champion Bradley Wiggins was "looking forward to getting back on the bike" as he continued to recover from injuries sustained in a road accident. A 44-year-old woman has been interviewed by Lancashire police following the incident.

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Police: 'injuries not thought to be life-threatening'

A police source has told the Press Association that Bradley Wiggins' injuries from the crash were thought to be very serious at first, but later it appeared he suffered a number of broken ribs and cuts and bruises:

Police were called to the scene of a road traffic accident at Crow Orchard Road in Wrightington at about 6pm this evening.

A cyclist has been involved in a collision with a white Vauxhall Astra car.

The rider of the bike, a 32-year-old local man, was taken to hospital by ambulance with injuries not thought to be life-threatening.

His family have been told.

– Lancashire Police

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