Bike hits bus in CBD

August 18, 2022 6:28 pm in by


A cyclist has received treatment at the Royal Hobart Hospital after colliding with a bus in the CBD.

Police say the bus was obeying traffic signals when the rider struck it on the Liverpool and Barrack Street intersection.

The 27-year-old New Norfolk man wasn’t wearing a helmet.

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Speed, alcohol or drugs have been ruled out as factors in the crash.

Investigators are appealing for anyone with dashcam footage to get in touch, describing it as a timely reminder for the wearing of appropriate safety equipment when travelling on bicycles and scooters.