Witnesses sought after cyclist hit by car in Hunstanton

Police closed the A149 in Hunstanton after a teenager was knocked off his bike on Friday.

Police closed the A149 in Hunstanton after a teenager was knocked off his bike on Friday. - Credit: Archant

Witnesses are being sought after a teenage cyclist was struck by a car in Hunstanton on Friday.

It happened around 8.45am when a green Mini Cooper, travelling along King's Lynn Road towards Old Hunstanton, and a cyclist were involved in an accident at the junction of Park Lane and Downs Road.

The cyclist sustained serious head injuries and was taken to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge by the East Anglian Air Ambulance.

The road was blocked while emergency services attended and re-opened around 1.30pm.

Witnesses should call PC Michael Edwards at Swaffham roads policing on 101.