Cyclist seriously injured following collision with E-Scooter in Brighton

Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision between a bicycle and an E-Scooter in Brighton.

Friday, 15th October 2021, 5:15 pm

The incident happened at around 7.30am on Wednesday (October 13) when the female cyclist was riding south in the bike lane of Lewes Road.

Police said a man heading in the opposite direction collided with her, causing both to fall to the ground.

Sussex Police said the E-Scooter rider got up and continued his journey without any concern for the cyclist.

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The victim was taken to hospital by ambulance with serious injuries.

Investigating officers are appealing for witnesses of the incident or anyone with dash cam footage to come forward.

The suspect is described as 5ft 8ins tall and was wearing a light grey baseball cap, a black jacket and jeans. He is believed to often travel on the road.

Anyone who may be able to help is asked to email [email protected], quoting serial 198 of 13/10.