Cyclist airlifted to hospital with serious injuries following incident

A cyclist has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after they were found on a road in Blundeston.

A cyclist has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after they were found on a road in Blundeston. - Credit: Mick Howes

A cyclist has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after he was found on a road near Lowestoft.

Police were called by the ambulance service at 10.43am on Saturday May 21, to reports a male cyclist had been injured in Flixton Road, in Blundeston, at the junction with the B1074, Somerleyton Road.

Officers believe he may have been involved in a road traffic collision.

A cyclist has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after they were found on a road in Blundeston.

A cyclist has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after they were found on a road in Blundeston. - Credit: Mick Howes

The cyclist was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital by air ambulance in a serious condition.

The road is currently closed.

Police are investigating the cause of the incident and would like to speak to anyone who may have information or may have seen the cyclist in the area at the time.

Anyone with any information, including anyone with dash-camera footage, is asked to contact Suffolk police quoting reference SC-21052022-118.

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Alternatively, can call 101 or contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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