Three men arrested on suspicion of murder after cyclist dies in Grimsby hit and run

The cyclist suffered fatal injuries in a crash on Carnforth Crescent. Credit: Google Maps

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a cyclist died following a hit and run in Grimsby.

The male cyclist was reportedly hit by a grey Vauxhall Crossland on Carnforth Crescent at around 5.20pm on Sunday, 21 May. The Vauxhall Crossland is said to have then fled the scene.

The man suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital where he died on the morning of Wednesday, 24 May.

A 19-year-old, 20-year-old and 22-year-old have been arrested on suspicion of murder and remain in police custody. Police say the three men and the victim knew each other.

Humberside Police say that the victim's family have been informed and are being supported.

Det Ch Insp Alan Curtis said: "We understand that a tragic incident of this nature will cause shock and concern to the local community, but I would like to reassure the public that this is an isolated incident between individuals known to each other."

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