Police appeal after cyclist (69) suffers serious injuries in collision

Police are appealing for witnesses after a cyclist was left with serious injuries following an accident.

Friday, 29th March 2019, 3:22 pm
Updated Friday, 29th March 2019, 3:28 pm
Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward

The 69-year-old Rishton man was riding his Cannondale Synapse along Stonygate Lane, Ribchester, at about 10-40am yesterday when for reasons as yet unknown he came off his bike sustaining life changing injuries.

He was rushed to Royal Preston Hospital by ambulance for treatment.

Sgt Steve Hardman, of Lancashire Police's tactical operations department, said: “This collision has left a man with some very serious injuries and I would appeal to any witnesses or anyone who has any dashcam footage to get in touch.”

Anyone with information should contact [email protected]