A cyclist has died after an accident with a skip wagon.

The 55-year-old Guiseley man, died in hospital following the accident which occurred at about 4.45pm yesterday at the junction of Otley Old Road and Harrogate Road in Bramhope.

He was not being named by police until relatives have been informed.

Witnesses to the accident, which involved a Mercedes-Benz lorry, or anyone with information about the circumstances leading up to it should contact West Yorkshire Police Major Collision Enquiry Team on (01924) 293047.