Police in Milton Keynes are appealing for witnesses after a collision between a bus and a cyclist on the A5 near Stony Stratford.

The appeal relates to an incident that happened at around 8.30pm on July 4th. A red single decker ‘Dennis’ bus was in collision with a pedal cyclist on the northbound carriageway of the A5(D) near Stony Stratford.

The 59-year-old male cyclist suffered serious injuries and is still being treated in hospital.

A road closure was put in place as ambulance staff tended to the cyclist. Both the bus and the bicycle were cleared from the scene by around 10pm.

Investigating officer PC James Clarke said, “We would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision or anyone who saw the bus or cyclist shortly before the time of the collision.

“We would also like to hear from anyone was driving northbound on the A5(D) at or around 8.30pm on 4 July. Anyone with information is asked to call 101.”

People who may have information are asked to call 101 quoting reference ‘1601 4/7’.