By Cam Lucadou-Wells
A cyclist has suffered serious injuries in central Dandenong on Tuesday 21 April.
Paramedics were called to the incident in Lonsdale Street’s northbound lanes near Walker Street about 1.10pm.
A man in his 40’s was taken to The Alfred Hospital in a serious condition with a lower body injury, according to an Ambulance Victoria statement.
Police closed Lonsdale Street in both directions between Foster Street and Clow Street, with outbound lanes re-opening shortly after 3pm.
Police are investigating the scene and diverting traffic from the area.
VicRoads has advised motorists to divert to Monash Freeway.