Motorcyclist dies after crash on the A623

A motorcyclist had died after a crash on the A623 at Middleton Dale, Stoney Middleton on Saturday.

The 49-year-old from Manchester was riding a Kawasaki motorbike which was involved in a collision with a Freelander, at 2.45pm on Saturday afternoon.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the collision, or anyone with information which may assist, to contact them on 01773 572929.