A 65-year-old man has been killed after a crash with a van whilst cycling in Bexley Village.

The man was involved in a collision with a van at around 8am this morning, Tuesday March 9, on Bourne Road in Bexley, near Crayford.

Police were called to the scene just after 8am by the London Ambulance Service, and officers were seen cordoning the area off from around 9am.

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The cyclist, described as a 65-year-old man, died at the scene.

The man's family have been told but no arrests have been made. Anyone with information about the incident is urged to get in touch with police.

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to call 101 or tweet @MetCC with the reference CAD1161/9MAR.

Information can also be provided to Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

A Met Police spokesperson said: "Police were called today at 8:03hrs by the London Ambulance Service to a collision between a van and a cyclist on Bourne Road, Bexley.

"The cyclist, a 65-year-old man died at the scene.

"Next of kin has been advised.

"At this early stage, there have been no arrests."