Public appeal by police

Avon & Somerset Police are appealing for spectators with video or photos of the fatal accident to contact them.

The crash happened as 23-year-old cyclist Junior Heffernan came round a bend during the Severn Bridge Road Race.

Here is Acting Inspector Darren Jarvis...

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Cyclist killed in road race

A cyclist has died while competing in the Severn Bridge Road Race in South Gloucestershire.