15-year-old cyclist dies in Papplewick road crash

A TEENAGE cyclist has died after being in collision with a car in Papplewick on Sunday (1st July).

Police were called to the incident on Forest Lane at around 2.20pm following reports a car had collided with a boy.

The child, aged 15, was pronounced dead at the scene and no one else was hurt in the collision.

The road was closed at the junction next to the Griffins Head pub while police carried out their enquiries.