Australian cyclist Carly Hibberd killed in Italy

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Australian cyclist Carly Hibberd was killed yesterday after being hit by a car while out training in Italy.

Hibberd, 26, suffered severe head injuries in the collision that happened yesterday morning on a road that links Appiano Gentile and Lurato Caccivio, just north of Milan.

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Nick Bull is an NCTJ qualified journalist who has written for a range of titles, as well as being a freelance writer at Beat Media Group, which provides reports for the PA Media wire which is circulated to the likes of the BBC and Eurosport. His work at Cycling Weekly predominantly dealt with professional cycling, and he now holds a role as PR & Digital Manager at SweetSpot Group, which organises the Tour of Britain.