Cyclist dies after Newent crash

Ledbury Reporter: Cyclist dies after Newent crash Cyclist dies after Newent crash

A CYCLIST has died following in a crash with a car in Newent.

The 37-year-old local man was riding his bike on Glasshouse Hill at about 3.30pm on Sunday when he collided with a grey Volkswagen Passat.

He was taken to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital with life threatening head injuries and subsequently transferred to Frenchay Hospital in Bristol, but later passed away.

The driver of the car was unhurt.

The road was closed until 6.30pm while a collision investigation took place.

Anyone who witnessed the crash but hasn't spoken to police should call 101, quoting incident 289 of December 8.

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12:54pm Wed 11 Dec 13

littlewhitebull says...

Another great tragedy on our roads. My heart goes out to the family and friends of this young man.
Another great tragedy on our roads. My heart goes out to the family and friends of this young man. littlewhitebull

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