More news coming in on the serious accident on Mayfield bend below Brunel Manor last Tuesday.
The cyclist was in collision with a stationary van queuing at temporary traffic lights above and below scaffolding beside Little Priors, Watcombe Hill.
From what we can gather, the cyclist received serious head injuries and was treated at the scene for about an hour before being taken to Torbay Hospital. His condition is not known at this time. The van was extensively damaged by the impact. The road was closed for a further two hours whilst police investigated the incident.
There is a possibility that warning signs may not have been in place at the time of the accident.