Family of cyclist killed in circuit race crash to take legal action after verdict of accidental death

Richard Phillips-Schofield died in March 2014 following a crash in the final lap of a race at Portsmouth's Mountbatten track

Richard Phillips-Schofield died following a crash at the Mountbatton track in Portsmouth in 2014

The family of a cyclist who died following a high-speed crash at the end of a circuit race in Portsmouth have said they will take legal action over what they say were unsafe conditions which led to his death.

Richard Phillips-Schofield died on March 11, 2014, two days after suffering severe head and chest injuries at the end of a race at the Mountbatten track in Portsmouth.

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