03/01/2014 06:59 GMT | Updated 23/01/2014 08:17 GMT

Cyclist Death Crashes: Just One In 10 Drivers Jailed

Cycle safety
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Cycle safety

Drivers have only a one in 10 chance of being sent to jail after being involved in the death of a cyclist, an Evening Standard investigation reveals today.

An analysis of police data on the 40 cyclists killed in London between 2010 and 2012 found that drivers had been imprisoned on just four occasions.