Police are appealing for information after a cyclist in his 50s had to be taken to hospital by air ambulance after a crash in Greenhithe.

At around 10.15am on Wednesday (November 27), a Volkswagen Transporter van travelling from the direction of Crossways Business Park was involved in a crash with a black Carrera Crossfire bike in Crossways Boulevard.

The rider of the bike was taken to hospitals with what police described as "serious injuries".

Officers are keen to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the vehicles prior to or during the collision.

They are also keen to speak to anyone who can provide dash cam footage.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 01622 798538 quoting MM/JG/121/19. Alternatively, email sciu.td@kent.pnn.police.uk.