A cyclist was killed after being involved in a collision with a car which failed to stop afterwards.

The accident happened in Lottbridge Drove, Eastbourne, when the 26-year-old male victim was struck by a small dark hatchback.

The cyclist was taken to Eastbourne District General Hospital but later died.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which happened at around 10.10pm on Friday, to call 0845 6070999.

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