A 20 year old cyclist an is in a critical condition following a collision on Deansgate yesterday

The blue lorry had collided with a cyclist as it was turning onto Deansgate from John Dalton Street just after 11.30

The cyclist was taken to hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

The driver of the lorry remained at the scene to speak to officers and no arrests have been made.Enquiries are ongoing.

Police Constable John Harrison Gough, of GMP’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said: “A young man is still in a critical condition in hospital following this incident and we are doing all we can to support him and his family as he receives specialist treatment.

“We are working to establish the circumstances that led to this collision and since it happened at a busy time of day in the city centre, we’re hoping there are a number of witnesses that could help us.

“I’d ask any witnesses or anyone with any information, dash-cam or CCTV footage to please get in touch as soon as possible.”


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