Motorcyclist, 56, dies after collision with van

PUBLISHED: 16:43 27 April 2018 | UPDATED: 16:46 27 April 2018

Burnham Moor Lane. Picture: Google

Burnham Moor Lane. Picture: Google

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A motorcyclist died following a collision yesterday (Thursday), prompting a police appeal for witnesses.

A 56-year-old man was involved in the fatal collision near Highbridge at 2.50pm yesterday.

The incident happened in Burnham Moor Lane, when his Kawasaki ZX9R motorcycle collided with a Ford Transit Connect van travelling in the opposite direction as it overtook a lorry.

The motorcyclist died at the scene from his injuries.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to call the Collision Investigation Unit on 101. You should tell the call handler you are phoning in relation to log 627 of yesterday.

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