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Wednesday, 23 June 2021

Pedestrian dies after collision with motorcycle in Rushcliffe

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A man has died following a collision between a motorcyclist and a pedestrian.

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of causing death by careless driving whilst over the prescribed limit in connection with the crash in Trowell Lane, Sutton Bonington, at around 11.40 am today (Sunday 13 September).

The road has been closed while the police investigation continues at the scene.

Detective Sergeant Adam Cooper, who is leading the investigation, said: “The pedestrian sadly died at the scene. Officers are liaising with the man’s family and our thoughts are with them at this sad time.

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“The motorcyclist was taken to hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.

“Enquiries are continuing and I would appeal to anyone who witnessed the collision, or has any dash-cam footage that may be helpful to the investigation, to get in touch as soon as possible.”

Anyone with information is urged to contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 285 of 13 September 2020.