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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Cyclist seriously injured in Anfield

Incident date: 
Sun, 23 Nov 2014

A cyclist suffered serious injuries after he crashed into a parked van in Anfield. He was taken to Fazakerley hospital in a critical condition

Cyclist injured in collision with a car on Madingley Road, Cambridge.

Incident date: 
Fri, 21 Nov 2014

A cyclist suffered a serious leg injury following a collision with a car in Cambridge.

Driver prosecuted for 'wanton and furious driving' after injuring cyclist

Incident date: 
Thu, 20 Nov 2014

A university employee was prosecuted under an archaic law against “wanton or furious driving” following a collision at about 15mph.

Woman cyclist injured in Cheltenham

Incident date: 
Thu, 20 Nov 2014

A woman cyclist was injured with a head injury after a collision with a car in Cheltenham. The incident happened in Sandford Road shortly before 7pm.

Cyclist knocked off bike in Stoke-on-Trent

Incident date: 
Thu, 20 Nov 2014

Calls are being made to improve safety on a ‘danger’ road after a cyclist was knocked off his bike by a taxi.

Cyclist injured in collision with a van on Wrexham Road, Rhostyllen

Incident date: 
Tue, 18 Nov 2014

A cyclist his in hospital with serious injuries after a collision with a van near Wrexham.

Cyclist injured in collision near Gloucester Docks

Incident date: 
Tue, 18 Nov 2014

A cyclist has been injured following a collision with a car near Gloucester Docks. The Renault Clio collided with the female cyclist on Southgate Street.

Woman seriously hurt after being hit by lorry near Trefnant

Incident date: 
Sun, 16 Nov 2014

A woman was seriously hurt after being hit by a lorry on the B5428 near Trefnant, Denbighshire.

Drug driver jailed for head-on collision with cyclist

Incident date: 
Fri, 14 Nov 2014

A driver who severely injured a cyclist in a head-on crash on Shipton Road was high on drugs and had children in the car, York Crown Court heard.

Former professional cyclist injured in Shropshire

Incident date: 
Fri, 14 Nov 2014

Tony Hewson, 80, a former professional cyclist and English teacher, was left unconscious with a serious head injury after a collision with a car on Friday 14th November.

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