Cyclist injured in Peterborough collision with lorry remains in ‘serious’ condition

The scene of the collision at Bridge Street crossing on Friday
The scene of the collision at Bridge Street crossing on Friday

A cyclist who was injured in a collision with a lorry at the Bridge Street crossing in Peterborough city centre is still in a serious condition.

The man, aged in his 20s, suffered serious head injuries in the collision at 11.30am on Friday.

He was taken to hospital for further treatment.

Today, a Cambridgeshire police spokesman said his condition was ‘serious but not life threatening.’

An East of England Ambulance Service spokesman said a number of teams attended the scene on Friday.

He said: “An ambulance. A rapid response vehicle, an ambulance officer and Magpas attended.

“The crews treated a man in his 20s with a head injury.

“He was taken to Peterborough City Hospital by land ambulance and ground escorted by Magpas.”