[A] cyclist has been seriously injured in a road traffic collision in Penrith.
Police were called to Raiselands Croft at 8:36am today, Thursday 30 June after a Citron car, driven by a 56-year-old man was in collision with cyclist.
The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) attended at 9:15am and treated the cyclist, a 28-year-old man from Carlisle for a serious head injury.
A spokesman for GNAAS said: “The man was assessed on scene by the doctor and paramedic before being taken by NWAS to the Royal Victoria Infirmary by land.”
His injuries are described as non life-threatening.
Any witnesses are asked to contact Cumbria Police on 101.