Biker killed in Moorlands crash

A biker has died following a collision with a truck in the Staffordshire Moorlands.

Police were called out to reports of a 'serious collision' on the A523 between Bosley and Leek at approximately 7.15am this morning (21 April).

They found a white Mitsubishi flatbed truck had been in collision with a blue Yamaha motorbike.

The rider of the motorbike was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

The man has yet to be formally identified.

The road was closed for several hours while investigations took place, but it has now reopened.


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