Cyclist hurt in hit and run

A Worksop cyclist will be unable to ride his bicycle for weeks following a hit and run in Retford.

Friday, 7th October 2011, 9:41 am

The 43-year-old man was thrust from his bike and suffered a broken wrist in the collision, which took place at a mini roundabout in Babworth Road at about 5.30pm on Friday 30th September 2011.

The man is believed to have been hit by a red car at the junction with Ordsall Road. The motorist failed to stop after the collision.

Pc Mark Davy said: “The man was flung from his bike and left to fend for himself in the middle of the intersection.

“It was quite a busy time of the day, so someone must have seen what happened.

“I would like to urge anyone who witnessed the incident or who has any information about the car involved to contact me on 0300 300 99 99 extension 807 7464.”

To share information anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.