Photo: Kew Road, Southport (11pm)

Merseyside Police, along with North West Ambulance Service, attended a serious road traffic collision in Southport yesterday (Friday 25 September).

At about 9.20pm, the emergency services were called following a report that a cyclist had been in collision with a parked, unoccupied Renault Scenic on Kew Road.

The  cyclist, a 35-year-old man from Southport, suffered serious injuries to his face and neck and was taken to hospital where he subsequently died.

The man has been formally identified and his next of kin have been informed.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, or has any information which could help the police with their inquiries, is asked to call the Roads Policing team on 0151 777 5747 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.



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