FIVE cyclists have been rushed to hospital after a car ploughed into them in Brisbane this morning.
The incident happened on Dornoch Terrace in West End just before 6.30am.
Police said a car was turning into a property when it collided with the riders coming past in the opposite direction.
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Two cyclists, a 54-year-old Paddington woman and a 51-year-old Ashgrove man, were taken to the Princess Alexandra Hospital. Police say the 51-year-old man has sustained broken bones and will require surgery.
Three cyclists, a 45-year-old Albany Creek man, a 54-year-old Highgate Hill woman and a 49—year-old Norman Park man, were taken to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital in a stable condition.
The driver of the car, a 22-year-old Beenleigh man, was not physically injured.
Police are on scene investigating.
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