Cyclist suffers broken pelvis in Middlesbrough

Cleveland Police are today appealing for witnesses to a collision in which a cyclist was left injured in the road.

The incident took place on Crescent Road at the junction with Kildare Street in Middlesbrough at around 10.25pm on Tuesday 10th February.

The collision involved a Ford C Max and a 41-year-old male cyclist. The cyclist suffered a broken pelvis and broken ankle as well as minor injuries and was taken to James Cook University Hospital.

The vehicle was recovered some distance from the scene and a 56-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of failing to stop following a road accident. He has since been bailed pending further enquiries.

Any witnesses are asked to contact PC Martin Murphy from the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit on the non-emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.