Police appeal for information after cyclist dies in hospital following collision

The collision happened at the junction of Kings Avenue and Salisbury Road Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

The collision happened at the junction of Kings Avenue and Salisbury Road Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: Archant

Police in Essex are appealing for information after a cyclist died in hospital following a collision in Holland-on-Sea.

A cyclist and a silver Ford Focus Ghia collided in Kings Avenue, at the junction with Salisbury Road, at 2.50pm on Wednesday, May 13.

The cyclist, a 72-year-old man from Holland-on-Sea, was taken to hospital with injuries which were not believed to be life-threatening at the time.

He died in hospital ten days later.

The driver, a 21-year-old man from Frinton, continues to assist with our enquiries.


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Anyone with information about this incident, or relevant dash cam or CCTV footage, is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on CollisionAppeal@essex.pnn.police.uk or 01245 240 590, quoting incident number 641 of May 13.

Alternatively, contact the Crimestoppers charity 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use the anonymous online form at Crimestoppers-uk.org.

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