Posted on 16th June 2017
At around 7.50pm last night (Thursday, June 15) our officers were called to a collision between a van and a cyclist on the A50.
The collision took place on the eastbound carriageway between Dove Valley, A511 junction and junction 5 at Hilton.
A Mercedes flat-bed Sprinter and a bicycle were involved.
The cyclist received fatal injuries and died at the scene.
A number of motorists were on the A50 at the time and officers investigating would like anyone with dash-cam footage to contact them as it may assist with the investigation.
We are appealing for witnesses to call 101 quoting incident number 794 of the June 15, 2017.