Cyclist killed in collision with courier van

MATT BOWEN
Last updated 13:16 07/07/2014
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FATALITY: Police examine the scene of a fatal collision between a cyclist and a courier van at the corner of Morrinsville and Matangi roads at Hillcrest in Hamilton.

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Police are seeking witnesses to a fatal crash between a cyclist and a courier van this morning.

The female rider was killed in the collision on outskirts of Hamilton.

Emergency services were called to the scene on the corner of Morrinsville and Matangi roads at Hillcrest shortly before 7am.

District road policing manager, Inspector Freda Grace said they had not located any independent witnesses and they are urging anyone who may have seen what happened to come forward.

The intersection was closed for a few hours as crash experts analysed the scene. 

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