A PASSENGER in a 4X4 knocked a cyclist unconscious and cracked the tooth of another one.

Police are appealing for witnesses or dashcam footage of the incident near Axbridge.

The passenger in a black 4X4 punched the cyclists on Notting Hill Way, Weare, at around 1.50pm on Tuesday, May 24.

The victims described the offender as being aged in his 30s or 40s, of large build with a ginger beard and shaved head.

He was wearing what looked like gym clothing and may have had a ponytail.

If you witnessed the incident or recognise the description of the man, get in touch with the police.

If you can help, call 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5222123837, or complete the force's online appeals form.

You can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their Anonymous Online Form.

No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court or have to speak to police when contacting Crimestoppers.