Cyclist dies after crash at Richmond

A man has died, and another man is in a critical condition after a car struck cyclists in Sydney’s north-west this morning.

About 4.55am (Thursday 19 December 2019), two cyclists were travelling west along Kurrajong Road, Richmond, when they were struck by a vehicle.

Emergency services attended, and one man was confirmed deceased at the scene.

NSW Ambulance paramedics treated a second man before he was transported by helicopter to Westmead Hospital in a critical condition.

A male driver was taken to hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.

Officers from Hawkesbury Police Area Command established a crime scene and the Crash Investigation Unit have commenced inquiries.

Kurrajong Road is closed in both directions and road diversions are in place.

Check livetraffic.com for the latest traffic information.

Anyone who may have witnessed or have dash-cam footage of the crash is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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