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Man killed after fatal collision on Eastern Road

man killed after fatal collision on eastern road

A man in has been killed following a fatal collision on the A2030 Eastern Road this evening.
Police are currently investigating and part of the road remains closed at the junction of Eastern Road and Burfields Road Portsmouth
Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in Portsmouth this evening.

Officers were called to Eastern Road, at the junction with Burfields Road, outside the Harvester, shortly after 5.30pm following a collision involving two bikes and a van.

Sadly, one of the cyclists, a 49-year-old man from Portsmouth, was pronounced dead at the scene.

His next of kin have been told and are being supported by specialist officers.

The other male cyclist suffered minor injuries and the male van driver was uninjured.

Officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit are investigating the exact circumstances of the incident and would like to speak to anyone who witnesses what happened.

If you have any information relating to this case, please call 101 quoting reference ‘44170209087’, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously.