THE driver of a car involved in the crash that killed a cyclist on the outskirts of Oxford yesterday has been released on police bail.

The 56-year-old cyclist was died at the scene of the accident in Watlington Road following a collision with a blue Nissan Micra.

The Micra driver, a 39-year-old man from Reading, was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

Police have said today he has been released on bail until April 14 while enquiries continue.