Driver, 81, arrested over cyclist death in Charmouth

An 81-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after a cyclist was killed on the A35.

The 43-year-old cyclist, who was visiting Dorset, died when he was hit by a car while travelling up a hill away from the Charmouth roundabout.

The crash happened at about 15.30 BST on Saturday.

The pensioner has been released on bail until November.

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