A cyclist died after a collision while cycling this morning. The accident took place at 8.30 am this morning (10th March) at the intersection of Lauriston Road and Victoria Park Road in South Hackney.
London Ambulance Service were called but the 27 year old woman was pronounced dead at the scene. The lorry driver was taken to hospital suffering from shock.
Rush hour commuters on the A1205 between Lauriston Road and Hackney Wick were delayed.
Lauriston Road is still closed both ways between A106 Victoria Park Road and Morpeth Road.