Cyclist in a critical condition after being hit by motorist in Wetherby

A cyclist is in a critical condition in hospital after a crash on Wetherby today (Wednesday).

Wednesday, 31st March 2021, 6:27 pm
Updated Wednesday, 31st March 2021, 6:32 pm

It involved the driver of a grey Hyundai i10 and the cyclist by the mini roundabout off Greenfold Lane.

Police are appealing for information about the incident, which happened at 11.55am.

The cyclist, a man in his sixties, suffered a head injury and was taken to hospital.

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The mini-roundabout off Greenfold Place in Wetherby (photo: Google).

He is said to be in a critical condition.

The driver stopped at the scene.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "Anyone who witnessed or who may have footage of the collision, or who saw the movements of either vehicle immediately prior to it, is asked to contact Roads Policing either by calling 101 or using the options on the West Yorkshire Police website.

"The log reference is 0715 of 31 March. "

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