Cyclist dies on A303 near Yarnbury Castle in Wiltshire

A cyclist has been killed on a road in Wiltshire after being hit from behind by a car.

The victim, who is not thought to live in the UK, was hit by a silver Mercedes on the eastbound carriageway of the A303 near Yarnbury Castle and died at the scene.

The accident happened just before 1500 BST on Saturday and the road was closed for just under four hours.

Police are asking witnesses to come forward.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites