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Group Of Cyclists In Nasty Crash

A group of cyclists has crashed in Stuart on Tuesday.  

Emergency crews were called to Port Access Road after a number of cyclists have crashed.

One person was initially taken to Townsville Hospital in a serious condition with a head injury, while another two patients with shoulder injuries and a fourth with abrasions were being assessed at the scene.  

Now a further three patients have been transported to Townsville Hospital.  

Dave Lowe from the Queensland Ambulance Service said four cyclists hit a dead pig that had been left lying on the road.

By Michelle Price