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: 2014-05-20 08:52

A lorry driver who killed a cyclist near Oval tube station in June 2009 has been sentenced to seven years’ imprisonment and has been banned from driving for life.

Posted: 2014-05-19 14:21

A 12-year-old boy on a BMX suffered serious head injuries and two broken legs when he was hit by a car in Exhall on May 18th.

Posted: 2014-05-19 14:19

A cyclist sustained serious injuries along a country road near Waltham-on-the-Wolds on Sunday May 18th.

Posted: 2014-05-19 14:17

Emergency services worked to help a young cyclist, who has not been identified, who was seriously injured in a collision on Coventry Road.

The cyclist’s condition has not yet been revealed, but officers are keen to hear from anyone who was in the area and who witnessed the collision. Those with any details should call PC Davies on 01788 54 111, quoting incident number 305 of May 18.

Posted: 2014-05-19 14:13

A cyclist was found seriously injured in the middle of a North Devon Road on Saturday (May 17).

Posted: 2014-05-19 14:10

Dorset Police are appealing for witnesses after a cyclist was found on a road in Bournemouth with serious head injuries last night. Dorset Police have not yet identified him.

Posted: 2014-05-19 09:26

A van driver was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving after a cyclist was left in a critical condition following a crash in Shoreditch on Saturday May 17th, just hours before a mass protest to try and improve cycle safety in London.

Posted: 2014-05-15 11:55

A cyclist is in hospital after a collision with a tipper truck in London. The male rider, in his 20s, was hit by a lorry at around 7.50 on May 13th in Upper Thames Street.

Posted: 2014-05-14 12:41

A lorry driver has been arrested after a 47-year-old male cyclist died in a crash in south London on May 13th.

The cyclist was hit at Walworth Roundabout in Elephant and Castle Junction at around 4pm, police said.

Posted: 2014-05-12 11:03

A male cyclist died in a crash involving a lorry in Stoke-on-Trent. The collision occurred on City Road in Fenton at about 17:15 BST on Friday 9th May.

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