Cyclist seriously injured in A46 crash over weekend

A male cyclist is in intensive care in hospital after being hit by a car on the A46 over the weekend.

Lincolnshire Police were called to the scene on the A46 northbound at Swinderby at 11.23am on Sunday, August 23.

A male cyclist from the Cleethorpes area (age currently unknown) was hit by a grey Skoda Fabia, being driven by an 81-year-old man from Mansfield.

Emergency services attended the scene and the road was closed for some time.

The cyclist suffered serious injuries and was taken to Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham.

He is being treated for injuries including multiple fractures and is in intensive care at the time of writing.

Lincolnshire Police are appealing for witnesses of the collision to call 101 quoting incident number 191 of August 23.

Less than 24 hours later, a male cyclist was involved in a collision with a black Toyota Yaris on Yarborough Road in Lincoln.

The crash happened at about 8.15am on August 24.

Further details are unknown at this stage, however witnesses are being asked to call 101 quoting incident number 46 of August 24 with any information relating to the incident.