Cyclist airlifted to hospital after severe crash with e-scooter rider who fled the scene

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward

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A cyclist in York suffered serious injuries and had to be airlifted to hospital after crashing with an e-scooter rider who failed to stop at the scene of the incident. 

The collision happened at the A1237 underpass last weekend, with the bike rider requiring surgery for his injuries. 

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Ryan is a staff writer for Cycling Weekly, having joined the team in September 2021. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before making his way to cycling. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer.