Cyclist airlifted to hospital after Whitwell crash

A cyclist was hospitalised after a crash in Whitwell.

A cyclist was hospitalised after a crash in Whitwell. - Credit: Archant

A cyclist was airlifted to hospital after being involved in a collision with a car in Whitwell yesterday.

A cyclist was airlifted to hospital after being involved in a collision with a car in Whitwell yesterday.

The crash occurred in Codicote Road, near the junction with Three Houses Lane, at around 2.45pm.

A black Volkswagen Polo – for reasons unknown at this stage – collided with the cyclist in his 40s, who was riding in the opposite direction.

The man sustained serious injuries and was airlifted to the Royal London Hospital.


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His condition is not currently deemed to be life-threatening or life-changing.

The female driver of the Polo was not injured.

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