UPDATE: Arrest made in Tattershall Road hit-and-run investigation

Lincolnshire Police.
Lincolnshire Police.

Police have arrested a man in relation to a hit-and-run investigation which ‘seriously injured’ a female cyclist on Tuesday.

A force spokesman confirmed they had arrested a 28-year-old man, living in Boston, and had released him on bail pending further investigations.

They have not yet recovered the vehicle involved.

The 66-year-old cyclist is still in hospital with serious injuries following the incident, which took place at 4.30pm.

Police were carrying out spot checks on Tattershall Road yesterday at about the same time as the incident.

Anyone who might have information should call Lincolnshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 290 of December 2.

Wednesday, 9.22am - A cyclist has been ‘seriously injured’ following a hit-and-run last night (Tuesday).

A police spokesman said the 66-year-old local woman was collided with at about 4.30pm on Tattershall Road.

She suffered a serious head injury and was taken to Boston Pilgrim Hospital.

She was later transferred to the Queens Medical Centre, in Nottingham.

The driver did not stop at the scene and extensive enquiries are underway to trace the vehicle.

The spokesman said the vehicle involved in the collision is described as a silver saloon with dark tinted windows.

Anyone with information should call the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855, or Lincolnshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 290 of December 2.