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Man arrested after Bexhill cyclist James Cramp killed in hit-and-run involving lorry

Incident date: 
Thu, 12 Apr 2012

A man has been arrested on suspicion of failing to stop after a cyclist was killed in a collision with a lorry in East Sussex.

The cyclist, 41, was injured on the A259 De La Warr Road in Bexhill at about 07:00 BST and died later in hospital.

Police said a 60-year-old man from Leeds was arrested in Eastbourne shortly after the crash on suspicion of failing to stop. He was later released on bail until 12th June 2012.

The road was closed for several hours. Police are appealing for witnesses.

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