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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Posted: 2014-02-18 15:03

A cyclist was left with serious head injuries following a collision with a van in Rushmere Road, Northampton on February 18th.

Posted: 2014-02-18 14:50

A cyclist believed to be the victim of a hit-and-run crash in Cheshire is in a critical condition in hospital.

Posted: 2014-02-18 10:24

Police are appealing for witnesses after a cyclist died in Oxford on the morning of Monday February 17th.

Posted: 2014-02-17 10:51

A 78-year-old man was riding on the B800 Kirkliston-South Queensferry road near Edinburgh, when he was struck by a black Mercedes B class car at about 10am on Sunday February 16th.

Road policing sergeant Ross Drummond said: “I am appealing for anyone who saw either the man on his bike – he was wearing every day clothing and was not in specialised cycling clothes – or the car around this time.

Posted: 2014-02-14 12:05

Two cyclists were killed when they were struck by a car after police were called to a village.

Officers were responding to a “fear-for-welfare” call in Purley Rise, Purley on Thames, West Berkshire, at about 21:00 GMT on Thursday February 13th.

A black BMW related to the call-out struck the cyclists, who both died at the scene, Thames Valley Police said. The driver was later arrested.

Posted: 2014-02-13 12:19

Following a collision between a car and a cyclist on February 10, a 45-year-old Skegness man was taken to Boston’s Pilgrim Hospital.

Posted: 2014-02-13 12:17

The male cyclist was involved in a collision with a blue Ford Fiesta at the Pottery Junction of the A35 with Ashley Road.

Posted: 2014-02-13 12:04

A 69-year-old man was involved in a crash with a car in Sutton Court Road.

Posted: 2014-02-13 12:00

John Phillips, 50, was out cycling with two friends on Sunday, November 11, 2012 when he was in collision with a vehicle, which was towing a trailer on an unclassified road just outside St Mabyn.

Mr Phillips, from Delabole, died at the scene from multiple bone fractures and a brain haemorrhage.

Posted: 2014-02-13 11:37

Greater Manchester Police have issued a witness appeal after a cyclist was killed following a collision with a cement mixer on Wilmslow Road in Fallowfield on the afternoon of February 11.

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