[11 DEC 00]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Cyclist Dies In Road
woman was killed when she collided with a car as she cycled with a
group of friends yesterday.
46-year-old from the Edgbaston area of Birmingham was cycling
along the B4439 Old Warwick Road between Lapworth and Hockley
Heath, near the junction with Glasshouse Lane at 1pm.
was in a group of cyclists heading towards Hockley Heath when she collided with a Saab 93 heading in the opposite direction.
woman was taken to Warwick hospital suffering from serious head
injuries, and died shortly afterwards.
said the identity of the woman is not yet being released. Any
witnesses should call 01926 415000.
The woman was later named as Catherine Heighway, of Greville