Cyclist hurt after collision with white van
A CYCLIST was left with head injuries after being knocked off his bike by a van in Luton.
The incident happened shortly before midday on Wednesday in Stuart Street close to the junction with Cardiff Road.
The 20-year-old cyclist was passing a stationary white long wheel base van as it waited at the traffic lights when it is believed that a passenger in the van opened the door causing the cyclist to fall to the ground.
The cyclist was taken to the Luton & Dunstable Hospital for treatment to a head wound but the driver of the van had left the scene before the police arrived.
Anyone with information relating to this incident should contact PC Russ Thompson of the Roads Policing Unit on 01234 841212, send a text to 07786 200011, or contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.
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