Road crash case studies

This is a list of recent road traffic collisions involving cyclists and pedestrians across the UK that have appeared in the news. These are updated as further information on the legal process is made available. The date in brackets refers to the date of the crash.

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Police appear after cyclist injured in Grimsby

Incident date: 
Thu, 7 Aug 2014

Police have made an appeal for witnesses after a cyclist was injured after being involved in a collision with a car on Cambridge Road, Grimsby at around 12.18pm on Thursday 7th August.

Teenage cyclist hit in Derby

Incident date: 
Thu, 7 Aug 2014

A teenage cyclist was taken to hospital following a collision with a car in Derby on August 7th.

The 18-year-old was riding his bike in Edward Street when he was in collision with a Ford Ka.

A police spokesman said: “The rider of the bike, who is 18, has been taken to the Royal Derby Hospital but his injuries are not believed to be serious.

Cyclist injured following collision in Hemel Hempstead

Incident date: 
Thu, 7 Aug 2014

A cyclist has been taken to hospital after he collided with a car in Hemel Hempstead.

Cyclist seriously injured in Hove

Incident date: 
Thu, 7 Aug 2014

Police are seeking witnesses to a collision in Hove which left a woman cyclist seriously injured.

Cyclist seriously hurt in collision near Long Itchington

Incident date: 
Wed, 6 Aug 2014

A cyclist received advanced pain relief at the side of the road before being airlifted to a major trauma centre after being involved in a collision with a car in Long Itchington on Wednesday 6th August.

28-year-old cyclist killed in truck collision in Rochdale

Incident date: 
Mon, 4 Aug 2014

Police were called to the scene shortly before 3.55pm. A DAF CF truck was travelling along Dane Street when it turned left into Norman Road and collided with a pedal cycle, officers said.

Cyclist dies on toucan crossing collision in Hull

Incident date: 
Mon, 4 Aug 2014

A 57-year-old female cyclist has been killed crossing a major road in Hull.

Cyclist killed in A35 collision in Dorset

Incident date: 
Sun, 3 Aug 2014

A male cyclist has been killed in a collision on the A35 near Charmouth, Dorset.

Cyclist killed in collision on London Bridge

Incident date: 
Sat, 2 Aug 2014

A male cyclist has been killed following a collision with a car on London Bridge.

Passers-by, one of them a doctor, tried to save the man’s life, but despite one administering mouth-to-mouth resuscitation and others going to the nearby Monument Underground station to obtain emergency equipment, their efforts were in vain.

The 28-year-old man, Chris Tandy, became the ninth cyclist to be kille

Cyclist seriously injured in collision with car in Kendal

Incident date: 
Thu, 31 Jul 2014

A cyclist was left with severe head, arm and chest injuries after being involved in a collision with a car on Kirkstone Pass on Thursday 31st July.

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