Cyclist injured

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A CYCLIST suffered head injuries, a broken arm and a broken leg after being hit by a car.

Police closed part of Denby Dale Road, close to the Bretton roundabout, on Saturday at 12.08pm.

The male cyclist was taken to Pinderfields Hospital suffering from serious but not life threatening injuries.

A police spokeswoman said the incident involved a Toyota Yaris car.

The road was reopened just after 4pm.