Police can confirm a cyclist has died following a road traffic collision in Clingoe Hill, Colchester.
Officers were called shortly before 12.05pm on Saturday February 4, with reports of a collision involving a car and a cyclist, a 15-year-old boy.
The ambulance service and air ambulance also attended.
Sadly the teenager died at the scene. His family have been informed.
A 54-year-old man Clacton has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving and is currently in custody for questioning.
Witnesses to the collision are asked to contact Pc Heidi Lee at the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org