At around 7pm yesterday evening a cyclist came off his bike on Green Dykes Lane. According to the York Press, the 80-year-old cyclist was airlifted to hospital.
The incident took place towards the Shell garage end of the road, which was blocked off by two police vans until 11:30pm. The North Yorkshire Police Department said that the cyclist was “in a serious but stable condition”.
The man hit the back of a stationary BMW 1 Series waiting at the red light at the junction with Hull Road. The police are appealing for witnesses.
Witnesses to the collision are asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for the Major Collision Investigation Team. Or email MCIT@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk. Please quote reference number 12170182027 when providing details about this incident.