72-year-old cyclist survives being shot in the head in 'unprovoked' attack

Gunman in passing car shot elderly cyclist six times before driving off

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A 72-year-old cyclist in Australia had a very lucky escape after being shot at least six times by a gunman in a passing car in what police described as an unprovoked attack.

Kelvin Tennant was cycling in the town of Everton, Victoria, when he was shot from a passing car. According to The Age, at least least one bullet hit Mr Tennant in the head, fracturing his skull, and multiple rounds hitting him in the chest.

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