Police seek information after car and bicycle crash at Avalon

Police are appealing for public information after a crash in Sydney’s Northern Beaches today.

About 12.30pm (Sunday 19 February 2023), emergency services were called to Barrenjoey Road, Avalon, following reports a cyclist and ute had collided.

The rider of the bicycle – a 23-year-old woman – was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics for leg, hip and a possible head injury, before she was taken to hospital in a serious but stable condition.

The driver of the ute – a 48-year-old man – was uninjured and subject to a roadside breath test which returned a negative reading.

A crime scene was established, and officers attached to Northern Beaches Police Area Command commenced an investigation.

As inquiries continue, police are appealing for witnesses or anyone who may have dashcam vision in the area at the time to come forward.

Investigations continue.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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