A cyclist has suffered serious injuries after being struck by a car in Banbridge, Co Down.

It happened on the northbound carriageway of the A1 Dromore Road on Friday afternoon.

The 53-year-old man was taken to hospital for treatment on injuries believed to be serious.

Police said the 31-year-old man who was driving the car, a Mini Clubman, was arrested on suspicion of driving offences.

He was later released on police bail.

Detectives have asked anyone who may have witnessed the crash or captured dashcam footage to contact them via the number 101.