Cyclist hit by lorry on Northamptonshire road

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A cyclist has been taken to hospital after colliding with a lorry on a Northamptonshire road.

The incident happened on the A508 near Stoke Bruerne at about 6.40am today.

A spokesman for Northamptonshire Police said: “A lorry travelling in the direction of Milton Keynes was in collision with a pedal cycle while overtaking.

“The cyclist came off the bike and has been taken to Northampton General Hospital with a suspected broken collarbone.”

The lorry, which had a large digger to the rear with orange flashing lights, did not stop at the scene.

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