Cyclist lucky to avoid major injury after bike goes under HGV
A cyclist in Dublin was lucky to escape without any major injuries after they were in collision with a HGV.
Dublin Fire Brigade posted an image of the incident on their Twitter account this morning.
The picture shows the bicycle underneath the truck but miraculously, the rider did not suffer any major injuries.
The tweet also reminded cyclists about the importance of wearing a helmet.
Finglas attended this HGV v Cyclist RTC this morning. The patient escaped major injury and was wearing a helmet. 1/2 pic.twitter.com/e62mzLc4YL— Dublin Fire Brigade (@DubFireBrigade) June 21, 2016
Shortly afterwards they also tweeted out a video by the RSA advising about blind spots.