A cyclist has died while competing in the Severn Bridge Road Race in Gloucestershire. 23-year-old Junior Heffernan from Yelverton in Devon was involved in a collision with a car during the race near Olveston yesterday.
It happened on the third lap of the 10-lap race, which was immediately abandoned.
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