Cyclist seriously hurt in collision on A17 at Heckington

Road and traffic news.
Road and traffic news.

A cyclist has been seriously injured following a collision on the eastbound A17 Heckington bypass yesterday (Tuesday).

A Lincolnshire Police spokesman said: “The incident was called in at just after 6.30pm and is thought to have involved a Renault breakdown truck and a cyclist. The cyclist, a man in his 40s from the east of the county, was seriously injured as a result and taken to hospital for treatment.

“The road was closed following the collision and re-opened around 9pm.”

If you witnessed the collision contact the police on 101 or the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 55855 and quote incident 357 of 29/12/2015.