Cyclist dies following collision with lorry in Bristol

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Emergency services in Clifton
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Emergency services were called to Priory Road in Clifton on Wednesday morning

A female cyclist, aged in her 20s, has died following a collision with a lorry.

Police were called to Priory Road in the Clifton area of Bristol at around 08:50 BST on Wednesday.

All three emergency services attended the incident and the woman died at the scene, Avon and Somerset Police said.

Elmdale Road and Tyndall's Park Road, between Whiteladies Road and Woodlands Road, remain closed and an investigation is under way.

A police spokeswoman said formal identification has not taken place but the woman's next of kin have been informed.

"Our thoughts are with them in their loss," she added.

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Road closures are in place while collision investigators examine the scene

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