Cyclist died a scene of A421 crash

A cyclist has died after being hit by a vehicle along the A421.
A cyclist has died after being hit by a vehicle along the A421.

A cyclist has died after being hit by a vehicle in the early hours of this morning along the A421.

Emergency services were called to the crash just after 6am but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The collision happened between the junctions for the A600 and the A6 and the bypass remained closed for several hours while police investigated.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sergeant John Poppleton of the Beds, Cambs and Herts roads policing unit on 101, or call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.