Cyclist dies in hospital after being hit by car at Rockdale

Cyclist dies following Rockdale accident

A cyclist has died after being hit by a car at Rockdale.

The accident occurred just before 11am on Saturday at the intersection of the Princes Highway and Lister Avenue.

The cyclist, a 27-year-old man, was treated at the scene by an off-duty paramedic before ambulance crews arrived.

He was taken to St George Hospital in a critical condition but died during the afternoon.

The driver of the vehicle, a 20-year-old woman, was taken to hospital for mandatory testing.

St George police are investigating.

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