CYCLIST HIT WITH RUBBISH AT HEXHAM

A cyclist’s own helmet-mounted camera has captured the moment he came under attack in Newcastle.

The rider was struck with an ice-filled drink, thrown from a passing car.

The incident happened at around four o’clock yesterday afternoon on the New England Highway, near Hexham.

Thankfully, the cyclist wasn’t injured.

A complaint is expected to be lodged with police.

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