Cycling Fatalities 2017

This list includes all known cycling fatalities on the public highway, including non-collision incidents and cases involving e-bikes.

Further details of each incident can be viewed by clicking on each entry in the list or on the map.

Key

  • Collision involving train or tram
  • Collision involving HGV or bus/coach
  • Collision involving other motor vehicle
  • Collision involving other cyclist
  • Collision involving pedestrian
  • Collision involving no other parties
  • No collision (medical or exceptional causes)

Fatalities

  1. Unnamed man, 69 2 January 2017, Skegness, Lincolnshire Medical episode
  2. Fred Dowling, 52 5 January 2017, Windsor, Berkshire Collision with van
  3. Ryan Wilson, 26 11 January 2017, Darlington, County Durham Collision with car
  4. Gareth Morgan, 37 16 January 2017, Asfordby, Leicestershire Collision with tractor
  5. David Pickup, 28 16 January 2017, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire Head-on collision with car whose driver fled the scene
  6. Zoltan Domotor, 34 24 January 2017, Newmarket, Suffolk Struck by car
  7. Radoslaw Cisak, 25 26 January 2017, Newmarket, Suffolk Struck by HGV (died 29/01/2017)
  8. Dylan Sanchez-Pinsent, 30 30 January 2017, Oxford, Oxfordshire Fell into river, likely after epileptic fit
  9. Jayson Gibson, 15 4 February 2017, Colchester, Essex Collision with car
  10. Unnamed man, 30 5 February 2017, Birmingham, West Midlands Reportedly doored
  11. Anita Szucs, 30 6 February 2017, Enfield, London Hit-and-run collision
  12. Karla Roman, 32 6 February 2017, Aldgate, London Crushed by coach
  13. Sean Purchase, 15 7 February 2017, Great Barr, Birmingham Struck by car (died 06/03/2017)
  14. Ben Wales, 32 9 February 2017, Silvertown, London Collision with HGV
  15. Harry Sievey, 24 12 February 2017, Withington, Greater Manchester Struck by car
  16. Gordon Randall, 79 18 February 2017, Bournemouth, Dorset Collided with parked vehicle
  17. Stuart Price, 24 19 February 2017, Hetton-le-Hole, County Durham Struck by car
  18. Malcolm Bridger, 68 22 February 2017, Burgess Hill, West Sussex Unknown cause
  19. Unnamed man, 31 22 February 2017, Burgh-le-Marsh, Lincolnshire Struck by car
  20. Tim Wainwright, 75 1 March 2017, Chipstead, Surrey Collision with parked vehicle
  21. Steve McGuinness, 50 8 March 2017, Newborough, Anglesey Medical episode
  22. David Thorman, 35 10 March 2017, Whitstable, Kent Struck by van
  23. Brian Bailey, 77 17 March 2017, Holmes Chapel, Cheshire Struck by car
  24. David Adegbite, 18 19 March 2017, Barking, London Shot in suspect gang related attack
  25. Benjamin Pedley, 26 20 March 2017, Earley, Berkshire Struck pedestrian and fell, suffering fatal head injury (died 22/03/2017)
  26. Trevor Driscoll, 54 1 April 2017, Ramsey, Cambridgeshire Collision with car
  27. Jon Borland, 48 12 April 2017, Ayr, Ayrshire Heart attack
  28. Richard Pearse, 63 13 April 2017, Kingscote, Gloucestershire Suspected heart attack
  29. John Owen, 67 13 April 2017, Llandrindod Wells, Powys Collision involving two cars
  30. Unnamed woman 17 April 2017, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire Cardiac arrest
  31. Unnamed man, 17 23 April 2017, Battersea, London Stabbed by gang
  32. Unnamed man 23 April 2017, Lowesby, Leicestershire Suspected medical episode
  33. Jonathan Lee, 36 26 April 2017, Preston, Lancashire Struck by car
  34. David Worthington, 51 30 April 2017, Wortley, West Yorkshire Collision with coach duting Tour de Yorkshire sportive (died 06/05/2017)
  35. Karl Payne, 44 7 May 2017, Chirk, Denbighshire Collapsed during charity ride
  36. Claudia Comberti, 31 9 May 2017, Oxford, Oxfordshire Collision with bus
  37. Unnamed man, 23 14 May 2017, Quernmore, Lancashire Collision with car
  38. Henry Wilson, 57 22 May 2017, Chelsea, London Collision with lorry
  39. Unnamed man, 60 23 May 2017, Weybridge, Surrey Collision with car
  40. Rowena Merson 25 May 2017, Thurloxton, Somerset Unknown
  41. Zhi Min Soh, 24 31 May 2017, Edinburgh, West Lothian Run over by bus after becoming stuck in tram tracks
  42. Unnamed man, 71 31 May 2017, Overtown, North Lanarkshire Fell from bicycle for as yet unknown reason (died 01/06/2017)
  43. William Currie, 71 31 May 2017, Overtown, North Lanarkshire Fell from bicycle (died 01/06/2017)
  44. Joseph Guy, 16 31 May 2017, Four Ashes, Staffordshire Collision with van
  45. Tim Atkins, 48 2 June 2017, Portsmouth, Hampshire Struck by van after colliding with cyclist
  46. Brian Cottom, 56 3 June 2017, York, North Yorkshire Collision with car (died 11/06/2017)
  47. Jim Glennie, 64 3 June 2017, Brodick, Isle of Arran Crashed into verge
  48. Unnamed man, 60 7 June 2017, Cranleigh, Surrey Unknown cause
  49. Unnamed man, 50 15 June 2017, Fairlight, East Sussex Collision with car
  50. Kenneth Legge, 78 15 June 2017, Kemsing, Kent Struck pothole
  51. Ross Fawthrop 15 June 2017, Romsley, Worcestershire Struck after a van and a car initially collided with each other
  52. John Stewart, 72 15 June 2017, Hilton, Derbyshire Struck by van
  53. Thomas Dunleavy, 48 16 June 2017, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire Struck by car
  54. Unnamed man, 40 18 June 2017, Maldon, Essex Collision with car
  55. David Brentnall, 71 26 June 2017, Epsom, Surrey Suspected heart attack
  56. Suliman Haroun Ahmed, 28 5 July 2017, Magor, Monmouthshire Struck by car
  57. Gavin Moore, 40 11 July 2017, Conlig, County Down Struck by car
  58. Craig Beharrell, 42 17 July 2017, Hull, East Yorkshire Collision with HGV
  59. Lewis Booth, 18 17 July 2017, Bessingby, East Riding of Yorkshire Struck by car (died 18/08/2017)
  60. Ray Dare, 91 19 July 2017, Aston Clinton, Buckinghamshire Struck by van
  61. Tim Bowden, 65 25 July 2017, Chatham, Kent Heart attack
  62. Maris Ozols, 67 30 July 2017, Kensington, London Cardiac arrest during Ride London
  63. Phillip Thompson, 64 30 July 2017, New Inn, Leicestershire Struck by tractor
  64. Unnamed man 7 August 2017, Bewdley, Worcestershire Suspected heart attack
  65. Jordan Gregory, 23 9 August 2017, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire Struck by car
  66. Unnamed man, 30 10 August 2017, Kingswood, Bristol Suspected fall (died 14/08/2017)
  67. Unnamed man, 60 12 August 2017, Beaulieu, Hampshire Struck by car
  68. Jean Watson, 83 13 August 2017, Glasgow Collision with car (died 12/08/2017)