AN APPEAL has been launched after a crash left a cyclist with head injuries.

A man in his 60s was rushed to hospital following the collision between his bike and a Skoda Octavia in London Road, Kelvedon.

Police say the cyclist remains in hospital for treatment and the driver of the Skoda is helping officers with their inquiries.

The crash, which occurred around 11.40am on Wednesday, January 30, is said to have happened just off the A12, near to where the 30mph zone begins.

Anyone with information or dash cam is asked to call Stanway Roads Policing Unit on 101 quoting incident 408 of 30/01.

Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.