Road Cycling

Cyclist dies after crashing in Selkirk during road race – BBC News


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Image caption The man was taking part in the Tour O The Borders when he crashed

A man has died after coming off his bike during a cycling race in the Borders.

The 49-year-old was taking part in the Tour O The Borders event at about 09:40 on Sunday when he crashed.

He suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene near the Megget reservoir, about 20 miles from Selkirk.

Police said no-one else was involved in crash.