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Cyclist injured in Filey be vehicle that failed to stop – appeal for information

Last modified: 23 August 2021 at 09:41am

Police in Filey are appealing for witnesses and information after a cyclist was injured in a collision with a car on Scarborough Road, Filey near Lea Farm.

Cyclist injured in Filey be  vehicle that failed to stop – appeal for information

It happened at around 6.20pm on Sunday 22 August  when the cyclist, a man in his 60s, was knocked from his bike and suffered a head injury. The vehicle failed to stop at the scene and drove off.

Officers are appealing for the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

In particular, we ask that the driver of the vehicle comes forward and anynone who can help officers in locating the driver.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC James Moody. You can also email james.moody@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12210186948.

At the time of writing, the cyclist remains in hospital and is being treated for concussion and shock.

Contact details:
James Moody - #1199
james.moody@northyorkshire.police.uk | 31199
Incident reference:
12210186948
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