Motorcyclist (31) killed after crash with HGV in Maltby

By Adele Forrest | 08/03/2018

Motorcyclist (31) killed after crash with HGV in Maltby
Maltby Colliery on Tickhill Road

A MOTORCYCLIST has died after being in collision with a HGV lorry in Maltby last night (Wednesday). 

The 31-year-old man was travelling along the A631 Tickhill Road, Maltby, on a white Suzuki motorbike at around 5.30pm when it collided with a white Scania HGV lorry

The motorcyclist sustained fatal injuries, a South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said.

"It is believed the driver of the HGV had been attempting to turn right out of the Maltby Colliery junction onto the A631, when the collision with the motorcyclist occurred.

“An investigation is currently ongoing and officers are appealing for any witnesses that may have seen the collision, or manner of driving prior to the collision to please report it.”

Call 101 quoting incident number 774 of March 7. 


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