She was hit by a lorry, the driver of which wished to turn from Place Meiser into the Chaussée de Louvain, in the Saint-Josse-Ten-Noode direction.
The cyclist, who unfortunately was in a critical condition, was taken to hospital.
In his initial statement, the lorry driver explained that he had not seen the victim.
This was indicated yesterday (Tuesday) by a spokesman for the North police zone (which covers Schaerbeek, Evere and Saint-Josse-Ten-Noode).
The local police set up a security perimeter at the scene of the accident.
A haulage expert, designated by the Brussels Public Prosecutor’s Office, is expected to attend at the scene.
The Brussels Times
Cyclist very seriously injured during Place Meiser traffic accidentWednesday, 17 May 2017 15:49
A cyclist was very seriously injured during a road traffic accident which took place yesterday (Tuesday) around 6 p.m. on Place Meiser in Schaerbeek.