Tuesday 30 September 2008

Was cyclist Sharon Corless killed by 4X4 driver using a mobile phone?

The 42-year-old from Woolston was struck by a Range Rover Sport at 10.52am near to the roundabout at the junction of the A50 Kingsway North and Farrell Street. The mother-of-three died from multiple injuries at Warrington Hospital where she worked as a support worker in women's and children's services.

The 35-year-old woman driver of the vehicle was arrested following the smash amid claims she may have been using her mobile phone at the time. Police have confirmed that they are looking into the possibility that the driver may have been using her phone at the time of the accident.