Car and cyclist collide in Invercargill

One person is injured after a car collided with a cyclist in Invercargill.

Police were called to Queen's Dr, near the intersection of Bainfield Rd, at 4.59pm.

One person was being taken to Southland Hospital by ambulance with serious injuries, a St John spokeswoman said.

A police spokeswoman asked motorists to avoid the area.

Diversions were being put in place.

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