Woman dies following collision

A woman has died following a collision between a lorry and a bicycle yesterday (Wednesday November 20).

Thursday, 21st November 2019, 9:40 am
Updated Thursday, 21st November 2019, 9:41 am
Officers closed the road from the Fishbourne roundabout up towards Southbourne
Officers closed the road from the Fishbourne roundabout up towards Southbourne

The woman, a 45-year-old local cyclist, was pronounced dead yesterday. Her next of kin have been informed.

A number of emergency services responded to the collision which took place on the A259 Fishbourne Road West in the aftenoon. The road was closed from the Fishbourne roundabout towards Southbourne.

Police are now appealing for witnesses. Anyone who saw what happened has been asked to contact police online or by calling 101 quoting Operation Davenham

Police at the scene yesterday