A 30-year-old woman cyclist has been seriously injured after being hit by a 4x4.

Another woman has been arrested on suspicion of drink and dangerous driving in connection with the incident.

The bicycle and Range Rover Evoque collided near the junction of Moorside Road, Arthur Street, and Algernon Street, Worsley, at around 5.50pm on June 7.

After hitting the bike the Range Rover then ploughed into a parked Suzuki Alfo and Ford Transit Connect.

Following the crash emergency services rushed to the scene and the female cyclist was taken to hospital where she is receiving treatment for serious injuries.

A 55-year-old woman remains in custody for questioning after being arrested on suspicion of driving whilst above the specified alcohol limit and causing serious injury by dangerous driving.

A police investigation is now underway a spokesman for Greater Manchester Police confirmed.

Officers are appealing for anyone with information of dash cam footage to come forward.

PC Philip Shaw, of GMP’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said: “Our thoughts are with the cyclist and her loved ones, as she receives hospital treatment for serious injuries.

“Enquiries are ongoing and we are keen to hear from anyone who has information or dash cam footage from the area at the time which may assist us with our investigation.”

Anyone with information or dash cam footage should contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 0161 856 4741 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.