Appeal after collision on Great North Road

27 Jan 2016 22:24 PM

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Police are appealing for information after a collision in Newcastle.

At 9:33pm on Wednesday, January 27, police received a report of a collision involving a cyclist and a silver Ford Mondeo on the Great North Road.

Police and ambulance staff attended and the cyclist, a man in his early 20s, was taken to the RVI with serious injuries.

A section of the road near to the Blue House roundabout is currenltly closed to allow for collision investigation to take place.

It is expected to remain closed until around 2am on Thursday morning.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 1130 27/01/16.

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