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Did you witness what happened to a cyclist in Reigate this afternoon?

News   •   Mar 05, 2019 19:17 GMT

We are appealing for the public’s help to understand what happened to a cyclist who was involved in an incident in Reigate earlier today (5 March).

We were called to Flanchford Road, Leigh at approximately 3.30pm following reports that a cyclist had been involved in an incident and suffered serious injuries. Officers are carrying out enquiries to establish the circumstances that led to the man receiving serious injuries.

The man is described as white, in his 60s, he was cycling on a yellow Cobra racing bike.

Sergeant Kellie Harris, of the Roads Policing Unit said: “We are keen to establish the circumstances that led to the man receiving serious injuries. He has been taken to St George’s Hospital by air ambulance, and his next of kin has been informed.

“If you were in the area, please contact us with any information that may help us piece together what happened. If you were driving near Flanchford Road around the time the incident took place, please can you check for any dash cam footage.”

If you can help, please contact us on 101 immediately, quoting crime reference number PR/P19051477 or tell us online via http://surrey.police.uk/TellUsMoreYou can also give information, 100% anonymously, to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111; or through their anonymous online form: https://crimestoppers-uk.org/