Police are appealing for witnesses after a cyclist died following a crash on the A47 near King’s Lynn.

The collision between the bicycle and a lorry happened on the eastbound carriageway between the Saddlebow interchange and the Hardwick roundabout.

The cyclist, in his 60s, died at the scene following the crash which happened at around 6.05am on Friday.

The driver of the lorry, also a man in his 60s, was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving but was released while investigations continue.

The road was closed in both directions while emergency services were on the scene.

Witnesses or anyone who saw the lorry or cyclist prior to the crash, or anyone with dashcam footage, is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101 quoting incident number 49 of January 24.