Cyclist injured in near miss

Scunthorpe: Appeal for witnesses and driver to come forward

6 May 2015

A cyclist fell from his cycle and sustained serious injuries on Church Lane in Scunthorpe following a near miss with a car at 6.30pm on Monday May 4.

It is alleged that the car drove very close to the cyclist causing him to avoiding action before he then fell from his bike. The car did not stop following the incident and police are trying to trace the driver.

The 39-year-old cyclist from Scunthorpe was taken to Scunthorpe General Hospital for treatment to serious but not life-threatening injuries.

Anyone who witnessed this incident or can help the police with their enquiries should phone 101 referring to log 413 of May 4 2015.