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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14 year old cyclist killed as he rode under a railway bridge

Incident date: 
Fri, 20 May 2016

Fourteen year old Louis Eldridge has died in hospital after being hit by a car as he cycled under a railway bridge on Station Road in Berkeley, Gloucestershire.

Cyclist seriously injured in Bishop Auckland

Incident date: 
Wed, 18 May 2016

A 26 year old cyclist was seriously injured following a collision with a Vauxhall Astra vehicle at around 10.30 am on 18 May 2016.

Cyclist inher 60's in serious condition after fall in Sudbury

Incident date: 
Wed, 18 May 2016

A woman in her 60’s was in a serious condition after coming off her bicycle in Sudbury.

Colliison in Colne leads to cyclist's death

Incident date: 
Thu, 12 May 2016

A 50 year old cyclist has died after sustaining fatal head injuries in a collision with another cyclist in Colne, Lancashire.

Cyclist dies after collision in Rainham

Incident date: 
Wed, 11 May 2016

58 year old cyclist Christopher Holt from Hornchurch died in hospital on May 15 following a collision with a car in Rainham on May 11.

Cyclist dies in Southampton lorry crash

Incident date: 
Wed, 11 May 2016

A 63 year cyclist Allessandro Filipik died in Southampton General hospital following a collision with a low loader lorry just before 2.00pm on the 11 May.

Serious injuries for cyclist following collision with a car in Whalley

Incident date: 
Sun, 8 May 2016

A cyclist from Clitheroe was found lying in the road after a collision with a silver BMW at around 12.10 pm on Sunday 8 May.

Cyclist killed in collision near Wantage, Oxfordshire

Incident date: 
Sun, 8 May 2016

A 33 year old cyclist has died following a collision with a silver Vauxhall Zafira car near Wantage.

71 year old cyclist dies two weeks after collision in Canewdon

Incident date: 
Tue, 3 May 2016

A 71 year old cyclist has died two weeks after she was involved in a collision with a silver Mercedes vehicle on 3 May at Brays Lane, Canewdon, Essex.

Cyclist Sean Hickey killed in Clare

Incident date: 
Sun, 1 May 2016

Sean Hickey aged 44 died following a collision with Citroen Xsara Picasso vehicle at around 1.35pm on Sunday 1 May.

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