Fatal collision 20 June 2015 Wood Lane, Grantham, Leicestershire

Last updated 21 September 2016
Approximate location
Wood Lane, Grantham, Leicestershire (show full map)
Casualties Jason Catley, 44 (fatality)
Time of incident 12:00pm, 20 June 2015
Vehicles involved Pedal cycle (2)
Incident factors Racing
Police details Leicestershire

Jason Catley died when he lost control of his bicycle during the sprint finish of the Curve of Doom cycle race after there was contact between a wheel of his bike and that of a competitor. He crashed through a stepladder from which the finish was being filmed and then struck a road sign at around 40mph. Senior coroner Trevor Kirkman recorded a verdict of accidental death.