Man arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving following reports of motorist deliberately swerving towards cyclists near Ashton Keynes

2:22pm Wednesday 21st May 2014

By Brendan McFadden

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving following several reports of a motorist deliberately swerving towards a cyclist on a road near Ashton Keynes.

The reports came to Wiltshire Police came via social media and related to a video that appeared to show a blue Peugeot deliberately swerving towards a cyclist on a road near Ashton Keynes.

Sergeant Barrie Card said: "I want to reassure cyclists in the county that we take all matters involving their safety on the roads extremely seriously.

"I know that this has been a distressing time for the cyclists involved in these incidents and I would like to thank them for their kind co-operation and assistance with our enquiries.

"If any cyclist or member of the public witnesses a similar incident, I would strongly urge them to report the matter to the police as soon as they can."

If you have any further information about the incident or a similar incident, please contact Wiltshire Police via 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where information can be left anonymously.

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