Cyclist taken to hospital with serious injuries after collision in Northampton

A cyclist was left with serious injuries following a road traffic collision in Semilong.

Thursday, 27th April 2017, 1:48 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:20 pm
The incident happened on Kingsthorpe Road

A crewed ambulance, a first response vehicle and an air ambulance were called to the scene on Kingsthorpe Road near the junction of St Andrew’s Road at around 6.30pm last night.

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Eyewitnesses say the rider seemed to have come into collision with a car, then a post before hitting the pavement, and was initially helped by a fire crew who happened to be driving past the scene at the time.

The cyclist was taken to University Hospital Coventry by land ambulance for further treatment.