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VicPD are asking witnesses and people with dashcam footage to come forward in a collision that claimed the life of a young cyclist.

The incident occurred shortly after 5:30 p.m. on Friday, November 6th, at the intersection of Gorge Road and Harriet Street.

A young woman who had been cycling was hit by a vehicle and died on the scene from her injuries.

Investigators are asking anyone who was in the vicinity of the intersection between 5:15 p.m. and 5:20 p.m. to contact them.

In particular, police say they are looking for a cyclist who was travelling westbound on Gorge Road towards Harriet Street at the time of the incident, and any other pedestrians or drivers travelling westbound at that time on November 6th.

Anyone with information or with dashcam footage of the incident is asked to call the VicPD  non-emergency line at (250) 995-7654, extension 1.