Chesterfield motorcyclist dies after smash with pick-up truck

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A Chesterfield motorcyclist has died ater his bike was in collision with a pick-up truck.

The 66-year-old victim, who has not been named, was riding his silver Suzuki 1200cc motorbike when the incident happened on the A158 at Hagworthingham in Lincolnshire on September 12.

He was flown to Hull Royal Infirmary by air ambulance after his machine was involved in the collision with an Isuzu pick-up at 12.30pm. But he has since died from his injuries.

Sgt Chris Dennett, from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit at Lincolnshire Police, said: “I would appeal for any witnesses who saw the collision or were in the vicinity to contact me.

“I am particularly keen to speak to a small group of motorcyclists who witnesses tell me where also riding in the area.

“I would impress the motorcyclists are simply thought to have witnessed the collision and are not involved in it.”

Anyone with information should contact the Witness Collision Line 01522 558855, with the reference Incident 176 of 12 September 2016.