Shane Sutton, head coach of the GB Cycling Team has been taken to hospital suffering bruising and bleeding on the brain, after an incident this morning on the A6 near Manchester, British Cycling said.
The incident happened on the morning after British cyclist Bradley Wiggins was in a collision in Lancashire.
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