Cyclist seriously injured in accident

A cyclist sustained serious injures following a road traffic accident on Sunday (May 5).

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision which took place at around 8.05am on Holdenby Road, between Spratton and Holdenby.

For reasons yet unknown, a pedal cyclist travelling north was in collision with a silver VW Tiguan travelling in the opposite direction.

As a result the cyclist, a 42-year-old man, sustained serious injuries and was taken by air ambulance to Walsgrave Hospital in Coventry.

Officers are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed this collision to contact them.

Anyone with information should call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.