Police name men, 22 and 23, who died in motorbike crash

Police have named the two men who died when the motorbike they were riding crashed on a notorious road.

Thursday, 15th May 2014, 3:13 pm

Just before 11.35pm yesterday, the motorbike travelling from Matlock towards Chesterfield on the A632 Amber Lane stretch at Kelstedge collided with a wall.

The 23-year-old rider, Daniel Green, of North Wingfield, and his 22-year-old passenger, Jamie Lynch, of Chesterfield, were thrown from the blue Honda motorbike and suffered fatal injuries. They were pronounced dead at the scene.

A spokesman for Derbyshire police said: “Specially trained officers are working with the families.”

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The road was closed for several hours as police carried out investigations.

Derbyshire police are appealing for witnesses to contact the collision investigation unit on 0300 122 8147.