Witness appeal after A49 fatality

First published in News

AN appeal has been launched for any witnesses to a fatal accident that closed the A49 north of Church Stretton in the early hours of Monday morning.

The police are appealing to a driver after a cyclist was found dead on the A49 in Dorrington.

Formal identification has not yet taken place but the deceased is thought to be a 61-year-old man from Bayston Hill.

The man was found by a tractor driver at 5am between Bayston Hill and Church Stretton. It is believed the cyclist may have been involved in a collision with another vehicle that failed to stop following the incident. West Mercia Police are urging this driver to get in contact.

Anybody with any further information is asked to contact police on the non-emergency number 101.

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree