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 Belfast.

Incident date: 
Mon, 29 Sep 2014

A woman cyclist in her 40s was badly injured after being hit by a car during the rush hour. She was taken to hospital where her condition was described as stable. The incident happened at Stewart Street, Belfast.

Cyclist suffers serious injuries after being hit by a car towing a caravan

Incident date: 
Sun, 28 Sep 2014

A cyclist has suffered serious injuries after being hit by a car towing a caravan in Brockenhurst. It is believed the driver may not have been aware of the incident.

12-year-old boy killed in collision with lorry in Exeter

Incident date: 
Sun, 28 Sep 2014

The young boy who died following the collision with a lorry on Topsham Road on August 28th has been officially named as Leo Gregory, aged 12, from Exeter.

Cyclist dies after falling ill on cycle in Perthshire

Incident date: 
Sat, 27 Sep 2014

A serving Police Officer, Steve Salmean, died after falling ill on a ride near Little Abernyte, Perthshire.

Cyclist seriously injured in hit and run crash in Stirlingshire

Incident date: 
Sat, 27 Sep 2014

A 47 year old cyclist has been seriously injured in a hit and run crash near Kippen in Stirlingshire. The driver of a van failed to stop.

Three cyclists injured after being hit by car in New Forest

Incident date: 
Sat, 27 Sep 2014

Three cyclists were injured following a collision with a car in Brockenhurst. All three cyclists suffered serious injuries. The driver was not injured.

Cyclist seriously injured after collision with lorry near Selby

Incident date: 
Sat, 27 Sep 2014

A 49 year old cyclist suffered serious injuries after a collision with a Heavy Goods Vehicle on the junction of the M62 and A19 near Eggborough.

Cyclist suffers serious injuries in Cambridgeshire crash

Incident date: 
Fri, 26 Sep 2014

A cyclist suffered serious injuries in a crash involving a car at Swaffham Prior. No action has been taken against the motorist but Police are appealing for witnesses.

Cyclist killed in Hit and Run crash in Gloucester

Incident date: 
Fri, 26 Sep 2014

A cyclist was killed in Gloucester following a suspected hit and run incident on the Stroud Road.

Cyclist dies after collision with a lorry near Newry

Incident date: 
Fri, 26 Sep 2014

Cyclist John Paul McKevitt died following a collision with a lorry outside Newry. The accident happened around 8.30 on the northbound carriageway of the A1.

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