Mike Bloom was struck by a cement mixer driven by Vincent Taylor at a crossroads in Northamptonshire. He suffered “massive pelvic injuries” and died six days later from organ failure. The collision was captured on the vehicle’s dashcam, and Taylor pleaded guilty to causing death by careless driving. In June 2016 he was sentenced to six months’ imprisonment and was banned from driving for 27 months.
At crossroads, A361, Aston-le-Walls, Northamptonshire (show full map)
Casualties Mike Bloom, 74 (fatality)
Time of incident 10:30am, 30 June 2015
Vehicles involved Pedal cycle, HGV (3.5t+)
Incident factors None known
Police details Northamptonshire
Legal summary Vincent Taylor: causing death by careless driving, guilty (plea).
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