Manchester

Police investigate death of cyclist in Wigan

Police in Greater Manchester are investigating the death of a 66-year-old man who was found collapsed by his bicycle.

The emergency services were called to Heaton Street in Standish, Wigan, at 1635 BST on Friday.

The cyclist was taken to hospital but died shortly afterwards, a police spokesman said.

Greater Manchester Police have appealed to anyone who saw the man shortly before he died to contact them.

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