Cyclist killed in crash with lorry on A1

A cyclist has died in a collision with a lorry on the A1 in Nottinghamshire.

Emergency services were called to the crash, near to Blyth, shortly before 08:55 GMT. The 43-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

A section of the southbound carriageway between the A614 and A57 junctions was closed for several hours and diversions were put in place.

The dead man has not yet been formally identified. Nottinghamshire Police appealed for witnesses to contact them.

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