Third cyclist dies on London roads this week after being 'dragged under tipper truck'

Third cyclist dies on London's roads in a black week. Witnesses report that the tipper truck driver had to be alerted that the cyclist and bike were trapped under his vehicle

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A cyclist has died as a result of an incident involving a tipper truck in the Docklands area of London on Thursday afternoon. It is the third cyclist fatality in the capital this week.

Witnesses to the incident report that the cyclist was dragged under the front of the left-turning lorry until passing motorists made the driver aware that something was under his vehicle, reports the Evening Standard.

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