Cyclist suffers serious injuries after collision in Melton

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A cyclist was seriously injured after he was involved in a collision with a white LDV Tipper van in Melton on Thursday (July 9).

The cyclist, named locally as Darren Howitt, was taken to the Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham. At the time of going to press his condition was described as stable.

The collision happened on Scalford Road, near to the junction with Holwell Lane, at 1.15pm.

Police are appealing for anyone who saw the collision or either of the vehicles beforehand to call Dc 1761 Pete Davies on 101.