Deniliquin Local Area Command
Man Hit By Cyclist Now Critical – Moama
Deniliquin Local Area Command Police are investigating an incident at Moama this morning which resulted in a young man suffering serious head injuries.
Police have been told a group of friends were staying at Horseshoe Lagoon when about 1 am a 21-year-old man was struck by a 20-year-old man riding a bicycle.
The older man fell backwards and struck his head on concrete, suffering significant injuries.
He was taken by NSW Ambulance paramedics to Echuca Hospital in a critical condition. The man, from Diamond Creek in Victoria, has been transferred to Austin Hospital in Melbourne.
Police have been conducting interviews with a number of other people at the scene as part of an on-going investigation.