A WOMAN has been arrested after a cyclist was killed in a crash this morning.


Thames Valley Police has confirmed that the fatal crash involved a cyclist and a car on Thames Street, Sonning.

It happened at 7.50am.

Officers attended but the 42-year-old cyclist sadly died at the scene.

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Next of kin have been informed.

The force has since arrested a 22 year old woman from Reading on suspicion of causing death by careless driving whilst unfit through drink or drugs.

She remains in custody.

Officers have also urged people to avoid the area while the road closure is in place and investigations are ongoing.

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Inspector Simon Hills, of Roads Policing based in Bicester Howes Lane, said: “I am appealing for witnesses to this incident, during which a man tragically died.

“I would ask that any motorists who were in the area at this time, who have dash cam footage, please review it to check if anything significant has been captured on it.

“Anyone with information is asked to call 101, or make a report online. Please quote reference URN 181 10/6 when making any reports.”