[C]umbria Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious road traffic collision on the B5345 at St Bees.
The collision occurred at around 2pm on Sunday 2 April 2017 and involved a green Ford Focus which collided with a pedal cyclist being ridden by a 48-year-old man.
The man was airlifted to hospital having suffered serious injuries.
A 23-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of aggravated taking without consent and dangerous driving. A 21-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman were also arrested on suspicion of aggravated taking without consent. All three have been released on police bail.
The road was closed for six hours whilst a forensic collision investigation was carried out.
Anybody who witnessed this collision or who saw a green Ford Focus driving around in the St Bees area is asked to call PC1558 Martin Renney on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. You can also email: [email protected]