Woman cyclist badly hurt in collision with a car

The University Road roundabout leading to Innovation Way. Photograph © Google Street View

A cyclist is in hospital after a collision with a car at the University of York.

The incident happened on University Road at the roundabout with Innovation Road at around 8.50am on Tuesday (25 June) and involved a silver Hyundai vehicle colliding with the 58-year-old woman on a pedal cycle.

The cyclist was crossing the roundabout heading towards Heslington and the driver of the car was turning right to go up University Road at the time of the collision.

A North Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said:

  • The cyclist is currently in hospital receiving treatment to her face and elbow, having suffered quite serious injuries.

    We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact the police.

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Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Emily Clark
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email Emily Clark here
Quote reference number 12190114189