Cyclist died after collision in north Warwickshire

Saturday 9th January 2016 – 11.15am – Chris Kowalik.

A man has died following a collision involving the bicycle he was riding and a car on the outskirts of Rugby.

West Midlands Ambulance was called at 8.20pm on Friday 8th January to reports of a road traffic collision in the area of the junction of the A4071 and Lawford Road.

An advanced community paramedic in a rapid response vehicle and an ambulance crew attended. The crew of the Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance also attended in a blue-light response vehicle. They were joined by two off-duty paramedics who stopped to help.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Advanced life support was administered to the manwho had suffered serious injuries. He was taken to University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire which had been put on alert in anticipation of his arrival.

“Despite the collective best efforts of all involved, he was later confirmed dead at hospital.”

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