A cyclist has died following a crash in Norwich.

The collision happened at the junction between Albermarle Road and Newmarket Road at 12.15pm on Sunday (August 20).

It involved a red Renault Laguna and a black and bronze bike.

The cyclist, a woman in her 60s, died at the scene.

Road closures were in place throughout the afternoon while emergency services, including fire and ambulance, attended the scene.

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Traffic was heavy in Ipswich Road, Mount Pleasant, Town Close Road and Unthank Road as drivers were diverted.

The road was reopened by 6pm. 

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the crash, the manner of driving beforehand or has dash cam footage.

Anyone with information can contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or email SCIU@norfolk.police.uk.