Police plea for witnesses to fatal Edwinstowe crash

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal collision on the A6075 Mansfield Road in Edwinstowe, which claimed the life of a motorcyclist from the village.

Nikolas Gaylard (30) died when he was in collision with a Vauxhall Astra at around 1.30pm on Sunday outside the Sherwood Grange Nursing Home.

Police say that the driver and a passenger inside the car were not injured, but shaken.

Police believe a number of witnesses to the collision may have left the scene before speaking to officers.

Anyone who witnessed the collision and has information for the police is asked to contact the Nottinghamshire Police Crash Investigation Unit on 0300 300 9999 ext 816 2225.