The van driver who knocked Olympic hero Bradley Wiggins off his bike on Wednesday evening has told The Sun that she was "devastated" when she realised it was the world's most famous cyclist.
Local businesswoman Cath Burrow cried: "Oh my God - I've just knocked over Bradley Wiggins!"
She then repeatedly said: "What have I done?"
The driver added that she "did not see him" as the cyclist rode near his home in Lancashire.
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