London cyclist killed in collision with HGV at Knightsbridge
October 31 2016
Latest fatality comes on day Stop Killing Cyclists hold vigil for Lucia Ciccioli, killed in Battersea last week
A cyclist has been killed in London this lunchtime following a collision involving a lorry at Knightsbridge. The latest death of a bike rider in the capital, the eighth this year, comes ahead of a vigil and die-in this evening in memory of 32-year-old Italian national Lucia Ciccioli, who died in an incident also involving a lorry in Battersea last week.
The victim today was a 21-year-old male according to the Metropolitan Police, who say they were called to the incident, at the junction of Sloane Street with Brompton Road and Knighstbridge.
According to the London Evening Standard
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, firefighters and paramedics also attended the incident. The driver of the lorry stopped at the scene, but has not been arrested.