Dorset

Weymouth cyclist killed in bus collision

A cyclist has been killed in a collision involving a bus in Dorset.

The accident, which involved a First Bus on Newstead Road, happened near the Asda store in Weymouth shortly before 15:00 BST.

The cyclist, 19, from Weymouth, was pronounced dead at the scene, despite the efforts of paramedics and members of the public.

The road was closed for several hours while police carried out investigations.

Officers have appealed for witnesses.

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