Truck driver admits to killing pregnant cyclist in Chelsea

Charlotte Landi was killed while riding on the Cycle Superhighway on Grosvenor Road last year

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A tipper truck driver has pleaded guilty in court to a charge of causing death without due care and attention after hitting a pregnant cyclist in west London last year.

Truck driver Jason Edmunds, 44, of Basildon, Essex, failed to indicate as he turned left on the junction of Grosvenor Road and Chelsea Bridge on September 27, 2017 and pleaded guilty to the charge

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Richard Windsor

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Richard is digital editor of Cycling Weekly. Joining the team in 2013, Richard became editor of the website in 2014 and coordinates site content and strategy, leading the news team in coverage of the world's biggest races and working with the tech editor to deliver comprehensive buying guides, reviews, and the latest product news.

An occasional racer, Richard spends most of his time preparing for long-distance touring rides these days, or getting out to the Surrey Hills on the weekend on his Specialized Tarmac SL6 (with an obligatory pub stop of course).