A cyclist was killed near the Olympic Park here in a collision with a vehicle described as an 'Olympic bus'
A pedal cyclist has died in a collision with a coach last night, police said.
"Police and London Ambulance Service, including air ambulance, attended the scene.
The cyclist, a man believed to be approximately 30-years-old, was pronounced dead at the scene at 20:14hrs", Scotland Yard said in a statement.
The accident site outside the Olympic Park in London. Photo: AFP
The collision, the statement said, was being investigated by the Metropolitan Police's Traffic Investigation Unit.
According to the BBC, the crash involved a media bus. No arrests have been made in connection with the incident.
The victim was not identified, but the dead man was reportedly not an athlete.