Woman cyclist killed in crash
A woman has been killed in an accident on a notorious stretch of main road near Bath.
Police are appealing for information following the accident on the A363 at the weekend.
The incident happened at around 12.30pm on Saturday at Warleigh, when the woman's cycle and a Land Rover were in a collision.
The 64-year-old woman was seriously injured and died after being taken to the Royal United Hospital by ambulance.
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The road was closed for a number of hours as police carried out their investigation and cleared the scene.
The road through Sally-in-the-Woods has been the scene of many accidents in recent years and speed limits have been reduced in some places.
Anyone who was in the area at the time or witnessed the incident is asked to contact Avon and Somerset Police on 0845 4567000.
Meanwhile, a cyclist was taken to hospital after being hit by a car in Bath this morning.
Police were called to Lower Bristol Road, near the junction with Windsor Bridge Road, at 10.10am following reports of a collision.
The crash involved a car and a cyclist, who was taken to the Royal United Hospital by ambulance.
Nobody else was injured and the cyclist’s injuries were not thought to be serious.
Motorists did experience some delays while the scene was being cleared but the area is now back to normal.