Cyclist Michael Long dies after car collision in Nutley

Scene of accident Image copyright Google
Image caption The collision happened outside Nutley service station

A 79-year-old cyclist has died after his bicycle was in collision with a car on the A22 in East Sussex.

Michael Long, of Hop Gardens, Fairwarp, near Uckfield, died at the scene in Nutley shortly before 10:00 GMT on Sunday.

He collided with a Renault Megane travelling south as he was heading north outside Nutley service station.

The car driver, a 32-year-old man from East Grinstead, was unhurt. Land and air ambulance paramedics attended.

The A22 at Nutley was closed for six hours.

Sussex Police appealed for witnesses to contact them.

Related Topics

Related Internet links

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