Cyclist in collision with car in Hackney Central

 Police at the scene of an accident involving a male cyclist in Mare Street, Hackney Central.

Police at the scene of an accident involving a male cyclist in Mare Street, Hackney Central. - Credit: Archant

A cyclist was knocked off his bike after he was in collision with a car in Hackney Central on Friday night.

 Police at the scene of an accident involving a male cyclist in Mare Street, Hackney Central.

Police at the scene of an accident involving a male cyclist in Mare Street, Hackney Central. - Credit: Archant

The incident in Mare Street happened just before 7pm and the road was closed off for over an hour.

A police spokesman said paramedics had been concerned as the man had no feeling in his leg for a while, but eventually it returned.