A cyclist is in a critical condition after being found injured in the road at RideLondon-Essex.

The male rider, in his 30s, was found injured on the B184 Ongar Road in Great Dunmow by a member of the organiser's support team at around 8.25am on Sunday, May 28.

He is receiving hospital treatment and remains in a critical condition.

The rider is believed to have been within a group of cyclists at the time of the incident, and police are appealing for anyone who saw what happened to get in touch.

The injured man was riding a red and black Specialised S-Works cycle.

Anyone with information should contact Essex Police on 101 as soon as possible. 

You can also submit a report on their website or by using the online Live Chat service available Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) between 10am-9pm.

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