Witness appeal as cyclist is injured in Brentwood collision

Police are appealing for dash cam footage or witnesses to a collision in Blackmore Road, Brentwood, that occurred earlier today, Sunday 25 April, involving a cyclist and a Mini.

It was reported that the Mini and a white Vauxhall Insignia overtook a van travelling on Blackmore Road. The Mini pulled in front of the van, where it was in collision with a cyclist.

The Mini failed to stop and left the scene.

The cyclist – a man in his 50s – sustained a leg injury and has been taken to hospital via air ambulance.

Witnesses and anyone with dash cam footage is asked to call 101 quoting incident 225 of 25 April.

You can submit a report online at https://www.essex.police.uk or use the ‘Live Chat’ button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.

Information can also be given to independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


Mick Ferris

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