Teenage cyclist suffers serious head injuries in collision with car near Malton

A teenage cyclist was airlifted to hopsital with serious head injuries after being in a collision with a car in the village of Langton.

Tuesday, 18th September 2018, 8:28 pm
Updated Tuesday, 18th September 2018, 8:37 pm
The incident happened on a stretch of Cordike Lane near Langton.

The 18 year-old was cycling on Cordike Lane in the direction from Burythorpe towards Acklam when the collision with a green Toyota Hilux heading towards Langton occurred at around 8am this morning (Tuesday).

He was airlifted to Hull Royal Infirmary said a spokesperson for North Yorkshire Police tonight.

The occupants of the Toyota, a male driver and male passenger, were uninjured in the incident but the road was closed until 11:45am to allow police to work at the scene.

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Investigating officers are asking anyone who witnessed the collision or who saw the cycle or Toyota prior to the collision to contact police.

Dial 101, press 2 and ask to speak to TC Mark Patterson or email mark.patterson:northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

Quote reference number 12180174608.