Elderly cyclist dies after suffering heart attack in Bridge Road, Chessington

Surrey Comet: Cyclist death: An 85-year-old man has died after collapsing in Bridge Road. Photo: Colin Punch Cyclist death: An 85-year-old man has died after collapsing in Bridge Road. Photo: Colin Punch

A cyclist who collapsed in Chessington this afternoon after suffering a heart attack has died.

The 85-year-old man was pronounced dead at Epsom Hospital, Kingston police said.

His identity is known and police will contact his next of kin.

Surrey Comet:

Photo: Colin Punch

The London air ambulance was scrambled to Bridge Road at about 2.10pm, and the man was taken to hospital by paramedics from South East Coast Ambulance.

Surrey Comet:

Photo: Colin Punch

A member of the public performed CPR on the man before paramedics arrived.

Police do not believe another vehicle was involved in the incident.

Did you know the cyclist? Call the newsdesk on 020 8744 4273 or email jon.sharman@london.newsquest.co.uk.

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7:07pm Wed 8 Jan 14

pinky107 says...

R.I.P , bless you .
R.I.P , bless you . pinky107

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