Van driver charged with causing the death of cyclist in February

A 47-year-old Wellington man has been charged with dangerous driving, causing the death of cyclist Brent Norris in February.

A file image of a police car at the scene of a crash. Source: 1 NEWS

Mr Norris was riding his bike on State Highway 2, between Wellington and Petone, on February 3 when he was struck by a van, Wellington District Road Policing Manager Inspector Derek Orchard said in a statement today.

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The man charged will appear in Hutt Valley District Court on July 30.