Cyclist injured in Arundel hit-and-run

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POLICE are investigating a hit-and-run in Arundel, after a cyclist was hit by a car.

At about 5.25pm yesterday (January 27), a silver estate-type car was heading north along the A284 from Arundel towards the Whiteways roundabout when it hit a pedal cycle ridden by a 53-year-old Goring man.

The man was knocked off his bike and the driver did not stop.

Sergeant Stewart Goodwin of the Sussex Road Policing Unit at Arundel said: “The rider was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton with serious although not life threatening injuries.

“We would like to speak to the car driver, and to anyone else who saw what happened or who has any other information that might help the investigation. Please contact us via 101 or email collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.ukquoting serial 1135 of 27/1.”