Cyclist had to be airlifted to hospital after collision with sports car in Northamptonshire

Witnesses can call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111
Witnesses can call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111

Witnesses are being sought after a cyclist was left with serious injuries following a collision with a sports car in Northamptonshire yesterday.

The incident happened shortly before 5pm in Prospect Way, Royal Oak Industrial Estate, Daventry, when the cyclist came into collison with a silver Nissan Skyline GT-R.

The cyclist, a 28-year-old man from Daventry, was taken by air ambulance to University Hospital Coventry with serious injuries.

A 24-year-old man, also from Daventry, was arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and has been released on police bail pending further inquiries.

Witnesses to the collision or anyone with information is asked to call the Northamptonshire Police Drivewatch hotline on 0800 174615.