A CYCLIST was rushed to hospital following this accident on a Huddersfield road at the weekend.
The man, in his early 30s, was hurt when his bicycle was in collision with a taxi in Newsome on Saturday night.
The accident happened at the bottom of Newsome Road near the junction with Riley Street at around 11pm.
The windscreen of the Skoda Octavia taxi from New Mill Cars was broken in the incident.
Police closed the road, fearing the cyclist had suffered head injuries.
However, paramedics discovered that he had sustained a broken shoulder and a cut in the accident.
The cyclist was taken to Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and the road was reopened two hours later.