Cyclist dies in road crash

A cyclist, 35, has died after colliding with a lorry in Barking this morning, just before 10:30am.

Officers arrested the truck driver, 57, when they arrived at the accident on Ripple Road on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

He was taken into custody, but has been bailed while police investigate.

Officers are appealing to anyone with information to call 0208 597 4874.