TRAFFIC: A34 near Talke closed following serious collision

The northbound carriageway of the A34 near Box Cross Roads remains closed after we were called to a serious collision at around 2.30am today (Weds).

The collision involved a cyclist and a grey Volkswagen Golf. The cyclist suffered serious head and leg injuries and was taken to Royal Stoke University Hospital where he remains for treatment.

The road remains closed while specially trained officers are carrying out an investigation at the scene and recovery of the vehicle takes place.

Please avoid the area if possible. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

If you witnessed the collision please contact us on 101, quoting incident number 31 of November 25