Appeal for Information Following Road Traffic Incident, Leeds

Saturday 28 August, 2021

Police in Leeds are appealing for information following a road traffic incident whereby a cyclist suffered serious injuries.

The incident occurred on Saturday 7 August at approximately 10.10am after a cyclist came off his pedal bike on Wetherby Road junction, Hetchall View towards Bardsey.

It is believed the rider, a 33-year-old man, had swerved after being passed closely by a black saloon car and then clipped the kerb.

The cyclist suffered injuries to his face and was understandably shaken by the incident.

Officers would like to speak to the driver of the black vehicle or anyone who witnessed the incident and in particular anyone with CCTV or dash cam footage that may assist with the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Tom Walkin from the Roads Policing Team on 101 or via the website at www.westyorkshire.police.uk/101livechat  quoting crime reference 13210400940.

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