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Australian Athlete RUSHED To Hospital In Rio

A member of Australia’s women’s pursuit track cycling team has been taken to hospital after a high speed crash at the Olympic velodrome in Rio.

Melissa Hoskins was training with team-mates when four of the five-member team crashed from their bikes.

She has been taken to hospital to be examined by doctors.

Ashlee Ankudinoff, Georgia Baker and Amy Cure have track burns and splinters.

The remaining team member, Annette Edmondson, was not injured.

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