Police hunt driver of grey Audi S5 which mounted kerb and left cyclist injured

A 29 year old has been arrested after an incident of assault and dangerous driving in town.

Tuesday, 13th April 2021, 3:41 pm
Updated Tuesday, 13th April 2021, 3:50 pm
Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following an incident of assault and dangerous driving, which happened in Aylesbury.

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following an incident of assault and dangerous driving, which happened in Aylesbury.

Between 8.45pm and 9.05pm on Wednesday (7/4), a man aged 33 fell from his bicycle in Paterson Road after it was reported a grey Audi S5 had mounted the kerb.

It is believed that both the cyclist and Audi had previously been in Taylor Road, and then Verney Walk before arriving in Paterson Road.

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The cyclist sustained a small cut to his hand as a result, but did not require hospital treatment.

Officers have made an arrest in connection with this incident.

Investigating officer, PC Holly Andrews, of Aylesbury police station, said: “I am appealing for witnesses to this incident, or anyone that may have information regarding it.

“The cyclist fell from his bike after the car reportedly mounted the kerb. Fortunately he did not sustain injuries that required hospital treatment.

“We are aware that the victim went into a Sun Ray store on Paterson Road after the incident, and we also believe that there were two witnesses that saw what happened on the same road. I would appeal for these people to come forward if they can help.

“Anyone who can help is asked to call 101, quoting reference 43210146386. You report online, or by calling independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”