Cyclist who died after Horsham collision named by police


The cyclist who died following a collision with a car in Kerves Lane, Horsham yesterday (Monday December 8) has been named by police.

He is Michael Dixon, 65, of Trundle Mead, Horsham.

A Sussex Police spokesperson said Mr Dixon was cycling south when the collision with the silver Citroen happened. He died at the scene.

The spokesperson added: “Police have now charged a man who has given his name as Luigi Dannile, 26, of Broadwater Lane, Copsale, with causing death by dangerous driving, driving without a licence and driving without insurance.”

He was remanded in custody to appear at Crawley Magistrates’ Court tomorrow (Wednesday December 10).

Police have renewed an appeal for witnesses to the collision. Anyone with information can email quoting Operation Ashling or call 101.