Cyclist tragically dies after coming off bicycle

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A cyclist from Kings Langley has died after coming off his bicycle yesterday evening.

The exact circumstances surrounding the man’s death are not yet known but police say that the 49 year old went over the handlebars of his bike.

He was travelling along a footpath on the A41 North Western Avenue, Watford, with his dog on a lead when the accident happened at around 8.45pm.

The man was taken to hospital by ambulance where he died today.

Police do not believe that any other vehicle or person was involved.

Anyone who was in the area at the time and saw what happened is asked to contact PC Dave Clarke via the Herts Police non-emergency number 101.