Two hurt in after cyclist, semi-trailers collide in Sydney

TWO people have been taken to hospital following a horror crash between two semi-trailers and a cyclist on Sydney’s Upper North Shore this morning.

The accident happened on Mona Vale Road at St Ives just after 6am.

Police say two semi-trailers came to grief in the eastbound lanes.


A cyclist who had been travelling behind the heavy vehicles then slammed into the back of one of the semis.

The cyclist, a man aged in his 20s, was treated by paramedics at the scene before he was rushed to the Royal North Shore Hospital in a stable condition.

Police said his injuries were deemed non-life-threatening.

The driver of one of the semi-trailers, a man believed to be aged in his 50s, suffered a suspected broken arm in the collision.

He too was taken to Royal North Shore Hospital for treatment.

Police said he was also complaining of chest pain.

Investigations into the cause of the crash are continuing.