Latest: cyclist dies after crash


The 76-year-old cyclist involved in this morning’s crash was taken to the hospital and has subsequently died.

The crash involved a cyclist and a light van on Tahunanui Drive about 8.50am today.

Both the cyclist and the van were heading north when the collision occurred in the vicinity of Green St.

A serious crash investigation is underway and Police would like to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time and witnessed the crash.

Anyone with information should call Nelson Police, Ph 5463840.