Motorcyclist dies in High Melton crash

A MOTORCYCLIST died after a collision with a car in High Melton yesterday.

Emergency services were called to Hangman Stone Lane at 2.47pm to reports a motorcycle and a car had been involved in a collisio, police said.

The rider of the bike, a 43-year-old man from Castleford in West Yorkshire, died at the scene. 

A spokesperson for South Yorkshire Police said his family had been informed and were being supported by specially-trained officers.

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The serious collisions unit is appealing for footage and information and is especially keen to hear from anyone in the area with dash-cam or CCTV footage.

Anyone with information that may help is asked to call 101 quoting incident 649 of June 13. 

You can also contact the police via the online portal.

Anyone with dash-cam or CCTV footage can email it to [email protected] with the incident number in the subject title.

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