Police have released the name of the country’s latest road fatality. He is 61-year-old David Taylor.
Police said Taylor, who had no fixed address, was knocked from his pedal cycle by a truck sometime around 11:20 last night along Oistins Road, Christ Church, at its junction with Pegwell Road.
The truck was being driven by 28-year-old Matthew Headley of Pegwell, Christ Church.
Taylor sustained head injuries and was transported by ambulance to the QEH for medical attention. He subsequently succumbed to his injuries.
Investigations are continuing.