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Fatal Collision – A420 Faringdon Road

Police are appealing for information following a collision on Saturday (6/10) on the A420 Faringdon Road in Kingston Bagpuize.

At around 8.15am, a green Renault Laguna was in collision with a cyclist on the westbound carriageway of the A420. The cyclist suffered serious injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cyclist, a 47-year-old woman, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Sgt Bill Sykes, based at Abingdon police station said: “The road was closed for about three and a half hours while police examined the scene.

“At the time of the collision there were several people that could have witnessed the incident and I urge anyone with any information to contact me.”

Anyone who witnessed the collision or has any information can contact Sgt Sykes via 0845 8 505 505, or if you don’t want to talk to the police or give your name, call the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.

Posted : 08/10/2007 15:52:21

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