March lorry and cyclist collision: Eye-witness saw ‘boy laid in the road’

A young cyclist is being treated by paramedics after a reported crash with a lorry in Woodlands Avenue, March.

A young cyclist is being treated by paramedics after a reported crash with a lorry in Woodlands Avenue, March. - Credit: Google Street View

A young boy on his bicycle was reportedly laid in the road after being hit by a lorry in March

An eyewitness said they saw "a lady sitting with a boy while he laid in the road with a coat over him".

They added that the boy is a student at Neale Wade. 

They said: "He was on his side in the recovery position and there were two police cars when I passed."

"One car was cornered off when I drove past at about 3.57pm."

Police said they were called at 3:35pm to Woodlands Avenue in March where there had been a report of a collision between a lorry and a cyclist. 

The lorry driver remained at the scene and is assisting enquiries.

Anyone who witnessed the incident should contact police on 10 and quote Incident 343 of July 20.
 

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter