A woman has been left with "potentially life-changing injuries" after she was hit by a cyclist, who fled the scene.
Emergency services closed East Street in Bedminster following the collision which happened just before 9am today (January 15).
The woman has been transported to Southmead Hospital where she is currently being treated for head injuries.
Police are now appealing for information on the whereabouts of the cyclist who left the scene of the crash.
Officers are currently trying to trace him and have seized a bike as part of their enquiries.
The road remains closed as of 12pm while enquiries continue.