Man dies in fall from bicycle at Gosford

A MAN has died after falling from his bicycle on a busy Central Coast road, police say.

The man, believed to be aged in his 50s, was riding across the Brian McGowan bridge on the Central Coast Highway at Gosford about 4pm on Monday when he fell from the bicycle, police said.

The man hit the footpath. Passers-by rushed to his aid and flagged down a passing police car but, despite the efforts of emergency services at the scene, the man was unable to be revived, police said in a statement on Tuesday.

Police will prepare a report for the information of the Coroner.

Police also said on Tuesday the continuing investigation into the man’s death would involve the examination of the man’s medical history.