One person in hospital after cyclist and pedestrian collide in York city centre

Museum Street shortly after the accident. Photograph: NPTYorkcity on Twitter

A cyclist has been taken to hospital after an accident involving a pedestrian in York city centre.

Police and ambulance crews were called to the accident at the junction between Museum Street and Duncombe Place shortly after 1pm.

The cyclist and pedestrian collided. The male cyclist was taken to York Hospital by ambulance.

Roads between High Petergate and Station Road were closed while emergency services attended the incident. They have since reopened.