Donations flood in after cyclist is killed during charity race

Donations continue to flood in for Christian Smith who was taking part in a 24-hour charity bike ride when he was killed on Saturday morning. A woman was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and has been released on bail.

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Man killed in collision named

Christian Smith, who died while on a charity bike ride Credit: Kent Police

A man killed in a road traffic collision on the A2990 Old Thanet Way has been named.

Christian Smith, in his 30s, was on a charity bicycle ride travelling towards Whitstable when he was in a collision with a blue Peugeot 206 near Chestfield at around 4am on 22nd March 2014.

His family has released the following statement: "Christian Smith, of Boughton Aulph in Kent, was killed in the early hours of Saturday morning, while cycling to raise money for the MIND charity. Christian leaves a loving wife and three children."

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