Holsworthy man arrested after fatal collision


- Credit: Archant

A man in his 30s has been arrested after two cyclists involved in a collision with a lorry at Newquay died this morning (Tues).

A HOLSWORTHY man has been bailed following a fatal collision in Newquay, Cornwall, this morning (Tuesday).

The 31-year-old was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after two cyclists, believed to be from Scotland, died in the collision on the A30.

Police were called to the scene after the cyclists, who are not believed to be from the local area, were involved in a collision with a lorry just after 8.30am.

The collision occurred in the eastbound carriageway at Summercourt, Newquay, and the road is likely to remain closed for some time.

The man was released on police bail while investigations into the collision continue.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter