Police are investigating following a serious collision in Maryport which has left one man in a critical condition.

The incident occurred at approximately 8.45pm on Thursday (May 6) on Victory Crescent.

A cyclist, a 56-year old man from Maryport, was found in the road after falling from his bicycle. He was taken to the Cumberland Infirmary and remains in a critical condition.

Collision investigation officers are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the incident to get in touch.

Anyone with information should contact 101, quoting incident number 211 of 6 May and ask to speak to an officer in the Constabulary’s Mobile Support Group. You can also email [email protected] with information you may have in relation to this incident.

Alternatively you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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