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Cyclist Alessandro Filipik named as Southampton crash victim

East Park Terrace
Image caption Alessandro Filipik was fatally injured by the lorry on East Park Terrace on Wednesday

A cyclist who died after being hit by a lorry in Southampton has been named by police.

Alessandro Filipik, 63, was struck on East Park Terrace outside Southampton Solent University on Wednesday.

He was taken to Southampton General Hospital with life-threatening injuries but later died.

Officers said investigations into the death of Mr Filipik, of Clovelly Road in the city, were continuing and appealed for witnesses.

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