BREAKING: Banbury cyclist formally named by police after collision

Police are appealing for witnesses to the burglary
Police are appealing for witnesses to the burglary

The male cyclist who died in a traffic collision on November 4 in Banbury has been named by police as Kit Pentlow.

Thames Valley Police announced the news today (Wednesday) after Mr Pentlow, 20, who lived in Banbury, died at the scene of the accident on the A422 Hennef Way when his pedal cycle collided with a blue Scania lorry.

His next of kin has been informed.

Detective Sergeant Gavin Collier, from the Joint Operations Unit for Roads Policing, said: “I would still like to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision or saw either the cyclist or the heavy goods vehicle travelling prior to the collision and has not already spoken to police. You may have information which could assist the investigation.”

Anyone with any information which could assist the investigation is asked to call 101 quoting URN 563 4/11.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.