Five British riders hit by car in Belgium

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Five British women's national team riders were injured this morning after being involved in a collision with a car on a training ride in Belgium.

As a result of the accident that happened at approximately 10:30 this morning, Hannah Mayho is being treated for a broken femur, arm and wrist.

Fellow Academy riders Lucy Martin and Katie Colclough also went down in the accident. Martin suffered a crushed vertebrae while Colclough has been treated for concussion.

Emma Trott and Sarah Reynolds were also out riding with the team. According to Great Britain team manager Simon Cope, Trott has a broken collarbone "and looks like she's gone through ten rounds with Tyson". Sarah Reynolds got off the lightest with a split chin.

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