Cyclist dies after collision with a car in York

Malton Road in York, near its junction with Elmfield Avenue. Photograph © Google Street View
20 Jun 2017 @ 3.49 pm
| Crime, News

A cyclist has died after being in collision with a car in York.

The incident happened on Malton Road, near Elmfield Avenue, on Saturday, June 3.

The collision occurred at 4pm.

It involved a blue BMW 130d, driven by a 34-year-old woman and a silver bicycle, ridden by a 56-year-old man, both from York.

The man was taken to York Hospital. Sadly, eight days later, he died at his home address on Sunday, June 11.

Police are appealing for witnesses to contact them, so they can establish the full circumstances around the incident.

Anyone who witnessed the collision, or who recalls seeing the cyclist or BMW prior to the collision, is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police as soon as possible.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for TC 1470 Gemma Wood
Or call Crimestoppers 0800 555 111
Email TC Gemma Wood here
Quote reference number 12170096518