Cyclist dies after Newent car collision

A 37-year-old cyclist from the Forest of Dean has died in hospital after the bike he was riding crashed with a car.

The crash happened on Glasshouse Hill, Newent, at 15:30 GMT on Sunday.

The man was taken to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital with head injuries and was then transferred to Frenchay Hospital near Bristol where he died.

The driver of the car was unhurt. Gloucestershire Police are seeking witnesses to the crash.

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