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 Cyclist injured following collision in Stanley


Police are appealing for information following a collision in which a cyclist was seriously injured.

The collision occurred on the A693 near Greencroft, Stanley at around 4.40pm on Friday (June 14).

It involved a black Vauxhall Corsa and a hybrid bicycle.

It is believed the bike was attempting to enter the A693 via the cycle lane when it collided with the Corsa.

The rider was taken to the Royal Victoria infirmary in Newcastle by air ambulance.

He remains in a serious but stable condition.

Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to contact Sgt Kestle on 101 quoting reference number 274 of June 14.