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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Police hunt for hit and run Hampshire truck driver

Incident date: 
Thu, 28 Apr 2016

A 70 year old cyclist was left fighting for his life after being hit by a flat bed truck on the A338 Salisbury Road near Fordingbridge.

Cyclist killed in St Albans collision

Incident date: 
Thu, 28 Apr 2016

A 39 year cyclist died following a collision at around 9.45pm in Chiswell Green St Albans.

Cyclist dies after collision with a skip wagon in Oldham

Incident date: 
Fri, 8 Apr 2016

55 year old cyclist Charles Birmingham has died in hospital following a fatal collision with a skip lorry on Shaw Road, Royton near Oldham.

Cyclist dies in Holyhead crash

Incident date: 
Tue, 5 Apr 2016

An un-named cyclist, identified only as a local man, died following a collision at around 7.40am on 5 April on the B5109 at Trefor crossroads, near Holyhead.

Cyclist from Rayleigh killed in Dorset

Incident date: 
Sun, 3 Apr 2016

A 58 year old cyclist Richard Ellis has died following a collision with a car on the A352 on the 3 April.

Cyclist dies in Stoke Prior crash

Incident date: 
Thu, 31 Mar 2016

A cyclist in his 60’s has died after a collision with a white DAF lorry in Stoke Prior on 31st March at around 8.50am.

Cyclist killed in County Antrim

Incident date: 
Wed, 23 Mar 2016

A cyclist in his 40’s has died following a fatal collision with a lorry in County Antrim at just after 2.00pm on 23 March.

16 year old cyclist killed in North East Scotland

Incident date: 
Sun, 20 Mar 2016

16 year old Kieran McKandie died whilst cycling on the 20 March along the B9010 Forres to Kellas Road in North East Scotland.

Cyclist killed in collision in Plymouth

Incident date: 
Sat, 12 Mar 2016

A cyclist has died and a man has been arrested after a crash with a car in the early hours of 12 March.

Hampshire cyclist critically injured by hit-and-run driver

Incident date: 
Sun, 6 Mar 2016

A 46 year old cyclist was taken to hospital on 6 March after being found lying in the
road near Folly roundabout on Redon Way in Andover at 1.00am.

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