Pedestrian involved

Altrincham cyclist dies after collision with pedestrian (02/01/2015)

A 49-year-old cyclist has died two days after colliding with a pedestrian in Greater Manchester.

Karen Clayton was riding along Moss Lane, Altrincham, when the accident happened at about 17:15 GMT on Friday.

She was taken to hospital with serious injuries but died on Sunday, police said.

Head teacher Paul Miller killed in Dorchester crash (08/01/2015)

A head teacher has been killed in a collision on a road in Dorset.

Paul Miller, 46, from Dorchester, was cycling toward the town when he was struck from behind by a black Fiat travelling in the same direction, police said.

Cyclist and pedestrian injured in collision in Cambridge (28/02/14)

A cyclist and a pedestrian were injured in a collision in the centre of Cambridge.

Killer 'boy racer' jailed for nine years for causing deaths of two teenage girls (03/12/13)

A boy racer’ who ran over and killed two teenage girls has been jailed for nine years and disqualified from driving for seven.

CTC's view: 

This driver should without a doubt be banned from driving for life. If ‘one of the most serious cases of dangerous driving seen by the courts for a very long time’ doesn’t result in a lifetime ban, what case will?

Dazzled van driver cleared of causing trucker's death (10/04/12)

A van driver has been cleared of causing the death of a timber delivery man after telling a jury he was momentarily blinded by the early morning sun when he crashed.

CTC's view: 

Yet another case of a driver failing to adjust their driving in response to weather conditions and causing a wholly avoidable death. Being dazzled by sunlight should not be a get out clause.

Driver who hit a cyclist, 2 pedestrians and a bus fined £300 and banned for 6 months (08/07/13)

A BMW driver who hit a cyclist and two pedestrians, then lodged his car into a double decker bus, while astride a low wall, has been disqualified from driving for six months and fined £300 for driving without due care and attention.

CTC's view: 

Driving the wrong way round a one way system during rush hour, not dangerous driving?

Elderly woman suffers serious injuries in bicycle collision (10/12/13)

An elderly woman has been seriously injured in a collision with a cyclist in Ripon.

CTC's view: 

CTC does not condone dangerous cycling and would like to point out that this is a rare occurrence.

Suspended sentence for cyclist who seriously injuried pedestrian (01/02/13)

Jason Hurrell, 23, of Mansell Close, Leigh, was sentenced to four months in jail, suspended for eighteen months, after crashing into Olivia George on the pavement of Marine Parade, Southend.

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