An investigation has been launched after a tractor failed to stop following a collision with a cyclist in Appleby last month.

Cumbria Police are investigating the fail to stop road traffic collision that occurred on Saturday, May 29 at around 6:30pm on Parkin Hill, Appleby.

According to police a cyclist and a tractor collided, and it was reported the tractor left the scene without stopping.

The cyclist suffered chest injuries as a result of the incident.

A force spokesman said: “Anyone with information is encouraged to report online at, quoting incident number 146 of 30th May 2021.

“Or contact PC Golbourn on 101.

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