A MAN who was seriously injured following a collision near Lymm yesterday, Monday has sadly died.

At around 7.30am, police were called to reports of a collision involving a car and a bicycle on Dunham Road.

Officers attended and established that a Red Ford Tourneo Connect and a blue bicycle had collided at the junction of Dunham Road, Paddock Lane and Warburton Lane.

The cyclist, a 42-year-old man, was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

He sadly died this morning, Tuesday.

No arrests have been made and an investigation is underway.

PC Neil Dalley of GMP's Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said: "This was a devastating collision which has resulted in a man losing his life.

"Our thoughts are with his loved ones at this time.

"Enquiries to establish the full circumstances surrounding the collision are continuing and I would appeal to anyone with information or dash cam footage which may assist us to contact us as soon as possible."

Anyone with information should contact GMP's Serious Collision Investigation Unit via 15638@gmp.police.uk or 0161 8564741 quoting Log 704 of 25/05/20 or call Crimestoppers anonymously, on 0800 555111.