Update: Cyclist taken to Addenbrookes with head injuries

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a cyclist suffered head injuries following a collision with a car.

Emergency services were called to the B1127 Lowestoft Road in Reydon near the junction with Coxs Lane just after 3.30am on Sunday.

A female pedestrian and a male cyclist were travelling along the offside of the road, towards Reydon, when the cyclist was in collision with a blue Fiat Punto.

The 20-year-old cyclist was taken to the James Paget Hospital at Gorleston with a head injury.

His condition deteriorated and he was transferred to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge where he remains in a life-threatening condition.

The pair had attended the Southwold Music on the Green event during the evening before attending a rugby event in Reydon near the industrial estate.

They were travelling home when the collision occurred.

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Witnesses or anyone who saw the couple leaving the event should call Pc Jon Doran at the serious collision investigation team on 101.

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