Cyclist dies in collision in Darlington

A cyclist has died in a collision with a car in Darlington.

The collision happened at the traffic lights between McMullen Road in the town and the B6279 when a Kia Picanto collided with the man.

The man, who is thought to be in his late 50s and lives locally, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 23-year-old female driver of the car is being treated for shock. The road is expected to be closed for two hours, police said.

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