Police appeal after 15-year-old cyclist is hurt in crash with van in Clyst Honiton

Police are appealing for witnesses of a crash between a van and a 15-year-old cyclist at the Clyst Honiton bypass, near Exeter, on Tuesday, June 29.

The boy was taken to hospital with a head injury after the collision, which also involved a white Ford Transit vehicle, at around 9pm.

Officers shut the road for four hours while they carried out an investigation.

The 15-year-old male cyclist was taken to hospital with what is believed to be a non-life-threatening head injury…

A force spokesperson said this morning: “Police are appealing for witnesses of a collision between a van and a cyclist on the Clyst Honiton bypass near Exeter yesterday evening, Tuesday 29 June.

“The collision occurred at just after 9pm and involved a white Ford Transit van.

“The 15-year-old male cyclist was taken to hospital with what is believed to be a non-life-threatening head injury.

“Officers from the Roads Policing Team and collision investigators attended the scene alongside local patrol officers and the road was closed for around four hours while an investigation was carried out.

“Police would like to speak to witnesses who were in the area at the time of the collision.

“Anyone with any information which could assist police enquiries is asked on contact police on 101 or via email at 101@dc.police.uk quoting log 914 29/6/21.”

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