A CYCLIST in his 60s was hospitalised on the weekend following a crash in Cwmbran.

On Sunday (November 14) morning emergency services were at the scene of the incident on Henllys Way in Cwmbran, with a temporary road closure between the Blinkin’ Owl pub and Teynes.

The collision involved a car and a bike, with the 60-year-old cyclist from Cwmbran taken to hospital, with non-life-threatening injuries.

A spokesman for Gwent Police said: “We received a report of a road traffic collision involving a bicycle and a car at the junction of Henllys Way and Teynes, Cwmbran, at around 9.15am on Sunday, November 14.

“Officers attended to assist with traffic management and the cyclist, a 60-year-old man from the Cwmbran area, was taken to the Grange University Hospital for treatment for a hip.

"His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

“Enquiries are ongoing at this time and anyone with information that could assist our investigation, including CCTV or dashcam footage, should call 101, quoting log reference 2100399688.

“You can send us a direct message on Facebook or Twitter or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”