Cyclist left with ‘serious head injuries’ after incident in Bideford


- Credit: Archant

A male cyclist had to be airlifted to Plymouth after sustaining serious head injuries in a collision in Bideford at the weekend. 

Emergency services were called to a collision between a pedal cyclist and a parked vehicle in Laurel Avenue, Bideford, shortly after 5pm on Sunday, October 17.   

As a result of the collision, a 49-year-old local male sustained serious head injuries. 

The cyclist was subsequently airlifted to Derriford Hospital, Plymouth. 

Anyone who witnessed the collision, or who was in the area at the with dashcam footage that may help enquiries, is asked to call 101, or email, quoting log 671 of 17/10/21.

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