Police appeal after cyclist knocked off bike.
A cyclist received hospital treatment after being knocked off his bike in Sunderland.
The incident happened at 5.20am on October 8 in Chester Road near the junction with the A19 in Penshaw.
The 47-year-old man suffered a back injury and received hospital treatment.
His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
Officers from Northumbria Police are carrying out enquiries to establish the circumstances of the incident.
It is thought that the man was knocked from behind by a vehicle.
Any witnesses are urged to contact Northumbria Police on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference 137 081015.