Cyclist dies following collision near Cheltenham
A cyclist has died in hospital following a collision on the Shurdington Road in Cheltenham yesterday afternoon.
The collision happened at approximately 3.05pm at the traffic light controlled crossing between Cotswold Van Hire and Shurdington Car Sales and involved a cyclist and a red mini.
The cyclist, an 87-year-old local man, was taken by ambulance to Frenchay Hospital in Bristol but sadly passed away a few hours later.
Witnesses to the collision that haven’t yet spoken to officers are asked to call Gloucestershire Police on 101, quoting incident number 257 of December 4.
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The road was closed until around 5:45pm whilst the emergency services worked at the scene.