Investigation closed after cyclist jumped from bike before car ran over it

Normanston Drive at the roundabout with Rotterdam Road. PHOTO: Google Maps

Normanston Drive at the roundabout with Rotterdam Road. PHOTO: Google Maps - Credit: Google Maps

The hunt for a motorist who forced a cyclist to jump from his bike as it was run over by the car has now been closed.

The cyclist - a man - was riding along Normanston Drive in Lowestoft, and was heading towards the roundabout with Rotterdam Road between 2pm and 2.30pm on Thursday, November 12.

Police said that a car - believed to be a black Audi A3 - slowed down alongside him, before being driven around the roundabout and heading back towards the victim.

At the time, a police spokesman said: “The victim jumped off his bike and ran off as the vehicle, thought to be a black Audi A3, ran over the bicycle, causing damage to the front wheel.”

Now, a police spokesman said: "All of the enquiries were completed and the investigation has been finalised but will be reopened if any new information comes to light."


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Witnesses, or anyone with dashcam footage, should contact Suffolk Police on 101, quoting crime reference 37/65797/20.



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