Biker seriously injured on last lap of Tandragee 100 race

Biker seriously injured on last lap of Tandragee 100 race

first_img File Photo By Sean Murray Sunday 23 Apr 2017, 12:26 PM Short URL 21 Comments Apr 23rd 2017, 12:26 PM Image: Frank May DPA/PA Images Share Tweet Email 13,647 Views http://jrnl.ie/3354043 Source: PSNI Road Policing/Twitter A ROAD RACE in Co Armagh has been suspended, after a serious crash involving two riders has left one in a critical condition in hospital.The Tandragee 100 series of road races is a major event on the Irish biking calendar.The two riders collided on the last lap of the race which took place yesterday. While one was seriously injured, the other suffered only minor injuries.This crash occurred in the sixth race of the day – the Senior Support race.The remaining races on yesterday’s bill were cancelled in the wake of the crash, amid poor weather conditions in the area.The PSNI also closed the road in the area. The Old Clare Rd junction of the Markethill Rd in Tandragee has been closed to Bellcross Rd following a RTC.— PSNI Road Policing (@PSNITraffic) April 22, 2017 File Photo Image: Frank May DPA/PA Images Biker seriously injured on last lap of Tandragee 100 race The rest of the event was subsequently cancelled. Earlier, driver and TV presenter Guy Martin was involved in a crash with another rider in the opening race of the day.Both were uninjured.Read: Jeremy Corbyn vows to introduce four new public holidays in UKRead: Actress who played Joanie Cunningham in Happy Days dies aged 56 Tweet thisShare on FacebookEmail this articlelast_img

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