Witness appeal after cyclist hit-and-run incident near Brampton

Police are appealing for witnesses to a road accident in Bury St Edmunds. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police are appealing for witnesses to a road accident in Bury St Edmunds. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

A cyclist suffered injuries after a collision with a vehicle on a Suffolk road which did not stop at the scene.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which took place around 8.50am yesterday on the A145 between Sotherton and Brampton.

The victim, a woman in her mid 30s, was cycling along the road when a car or small van collided with her and failed to stop at the scene.

The cyclist did not need hospital treatment but went to her local doctors for treatment to a bad graze to her right arm.

She also sustained significant bruising and swelling to her right hip, a spasm to muscles in her back and also had pain around the groin.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or has any information regarding the incident should contact Suffolk police on 101, quoting CAD number 215 of Tuesday, December 19.