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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Ramsbottom cyclist dies after pothole crash

Incident date: 
Sat, 5 Mar 2016

An 83 year old cyclist has died after suffering serious head injuries in a fall from his bike after hitting a pothole in Ramsbottom.

Health and Safety Executive investigate cyclists death at Weybridge

Incident date: 
Tue, 1 Mar 2016

The Health and safety Executive are reported to be investigating the death of 52 year old cyclist Ralph Brazier following an incident just before 8.00pm on 1 March.

Cyclist killed in crash in Llansoy, Monmouthshire

Incident date: 
Sun, 28 Feb 2016

A 46 year old cyclist has died in a crash at Capel Newydd, Llansoy, Monmouthshire just before 11.00am on 28 February.

Cyclist killed in collision with van in Derby

Incident date: 
Thu, 25 Feb 2016

A 47 year old male cyclists was killed on 25 February in a collision with a white Ford transit van at 7.50am on Doncaster Road, near the junction with Oakenshaw Lane in Wakefield.

Cyclist killed in collison with a Range Rover near Harbury

Incident date: 
Sat, 20 Feb 2016

A 33 year old cyclist was killed in a collision on the B4452 at Ufton Pools near Harbury on 20 February 2016 following a collision with a 4 × 4 Range Rover Evoque..

Cyclist killed in collison with tram

Incident date: 
Tue, 16 Feb 2016

Martin Hughes, 51 died on Tuesday 16 May following a collision with a tram in Wythenshaw.

Lorry driver held after Kent cyclist's death

Incident date: 
Sat, 13 Feb 2016

A lorry driver has been questioned by the police following the death on 13 February of 73 year old cyclist Barbara Phipps from Lynsted.

Cyclist killed in horse box collision

Incident date: 
Sun, 31 Jan 2016

An 82 year old cyclist died in a collision with a horse box on a North Yorkshire road 31 January 2016.

Cyclist William Houghton killed in collision with a car on the A32

Incident date: 
Thu, 28 Jan 2016

A 20 year old cyclist William Houghton died in hospital on 29 January following a collision with a white Citroen C3 car on the A32 the previous day.

20 year old cyclist Daniel Rushton dies in Great North Road crash

Incident date: 
Wed, 27 Jan 2016

A 20 year old cyclist Daniel Rushton died in hospital following a collision with a silver Ford Mondeo on the Great North Road heading out of Newcastle, near the Blue House roundabout.

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