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Speeding cyclist who crashed into pensioner, 81, while racing at 29mph in a 20mph zone avoids prosecution after she dies – because speed limits don’t apply to bicycles, court hears

A cyclist who knocked down a pensioner and killed her after speeding in a 20mph zone has been let off without conviction.

Brian Fitzgerald, a vice president at Credit Suisse, avoided prosecution after a court heard that speed limits did not apply the same way to cyclists as motorists.

Mr Fitzgerald was doing timed laps of Regent’s Park, London as part of a group when he smashed into Hilda Griffiths, 81 while she was crossing the road with her dog at 7am on a Saturday in June 2022.

he banking executive claimed he had ‘zero reaction time’ to avoid Ms Griffiths, a retired nursery teacher, who suffered bleeding in her brain, vomited blood and several fractures.

Her death was not recorded as being the result of a road collision as it was 59 days after the incident, the Telegraph reported.

Read more: Speeding cyclist who crashed into pensioner, 81, while racing at 29mph in a 20mph zone avoids prosecution after she dies – because speed limits don’t apply to bicycles, court hears

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