Cyclist '˜inadvertently' ends up on A1 during charity cycle

Police were forced to escort a cyclist who inadvertently ended up on the A1 during a charity cycle event.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 16th August 2018, 2:15 pm
Updated Thursday, 16th August 2018, 2:18 pm
The cyclist was pulled over and escorted by police.
The cyclist was pulled over and escorted by police.

Road traffic police in Dalkeith traced a cyclist who had inadvertently ended up on the A1 near Haddington.

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It is prohibited for cyclists to go on the road, however, officers stepped in to safely escore the cyclist and point them in the direction of the Capital.

The cyclists are currently finishing a charity cycle from Bristol to Edinburgh.