BMX Rider Seriously Injured In Southampton

1 September 2010, 13:28 | Updated: 1 September 2010, 13:30

A 61-year-old cyclist is in a serious condition in hospital following a collision with a car in Southampton.

The man received elbow, hip and head injuries after his BMX left the pavement in Union Road, Northam, and collided with the front nearside of a Nissan Micra.
The incident happened shortly before 7pm on Monday, August 30th 2010.
The cyclist, who is a local man, was taken to Southampton General Hospital where he remains in a serious but stable condition.
The driver, a 29-year-old man from Bitterne, was not injured.
Witnesses to the crash or anyone with any information, is asked to call PC John Crowe at Totton Roads Policing Unit on 101.
Alternatively call the charity Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111, where information can be left anonymously.
Callers from outside Hampshire should call 0845 045 45 45.