Two cyclists killed and one injured in separate accidents

TWO CYCLISTS have died and another suffered horrific injuries in three accidents in Shropshire.

TWO CYCLISTS have died and another suffered horrific injuries in three accidents in Shropshire.

One man died in hospital after he collided with a car in Telford yesterday afternoon. A second cyclist was killed in a collision near Shrewsbury last night.

And in Oswestry a 38-year-old cyclist suffered a "horrific foot injury" in an accident involving a tractor driven hedge-cutter.

Darryl Davies, from Oswestry, was airlifted to the University Hospital of North Staffordshire for surgery.

West Midlands Ambulance service said the first accident happened on the southbound carriageway of the A442 Eastern Primary, between the Wombridge Interchange and Greyhound Interchange, in Telford at around 1pm yesterday.

Read the full story in today's Shropshire Star