Cyclist dies in collision

Police were called to the scene
Police were called to the scene

A cyclist has been killed after a collision with a car in Croston.

The incident occurred at around 6:50pm last night (Tuesday, March 27) on Meadow Lane and involved a black Fiat Punto.

The cyclist, a man in his 50s, died as a result of his injuries.

The road was closed for two and a half hours for accident investigation to take place and the police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the collision this morning.

Officers are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the collision who has not yet spoken with police to come forward.

Anybody with any information is asked to contact police on 101.