A cyclist has been rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries after a crash involving a car on a major Wiltshire route.

The crash took place at around 8.30pm on Friday, November 3, near the Hampton Roundabout on the A350 at Melksham.

A man in his 50s, who had been riding a bicycle, was rushed to hospital with what police have described as “life-threatening injuries”.

The incident saw the main road close for a number of hours while officers carried out investigation work.

Police have now urged any witnesses, or anyone who may have dash cam footage, to come forward as the investigation continues.

A spokesperson for the force said: “We are appealing for witnesses following a road traffic collision involving a cyclist and a car on the A350, Melksham.

“If you saw what happened or have dash cam footage please contact the serious collision investigation team on 01225 694597 quoting Log number 0345 November 3, 2023.

“Alternatively, contact the team directly - SCIT@wiltshire.police.uk.”