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.
More top news
British tennis player Dan Evans has caused a shock by beating No.7 seed Marin Cilic in four sets at the Australian Open.
Drivers' union ASLEF suspended industrial action scheduled for next week but the RMT Conductors' union strike remains in place.
Dozens of African-American former agents will receive $24 million in settlement of a class-action lawsuit alleging racial discrimination.