Cyclist dies after collision with car in Roslin Glen

A cyclist has died after a collision with a car in Midlothian.

Police said the 46-year-old man died in the crash which happened on the B7003 in Roslin Glen, between Roslin and Rosewell, at about 17:35.

He was cycling south when he was involved in the collision with a north-bound silver Renault Megane Scenic.

The woman driver, who was injured when her car left the road and travelled down an embankment, was taken to hospital.

The road was closed for five hours. Police have appealed for witnesses to contact them.

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