Motorcyclist dies after collision with van on A60 in Nottinghamshire

A motorcyclist has died after a serious road traffic collision in Nottinghamshire.

Tuesday, 8th June 2021, 4:07 pm

The rider, a 27-year-old man, was travelling along the A60 near Arnold when his motorcycle collided with a van at around 3.15pm on Monday (June 7).

He suffered serious injuries and – despite the best efforts of medics – was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road remained closed until around 5am this morning (Tuesday, June 8) while investigation work was carried out at the scene.

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The tragic accident took place on the A60 yesterday.

Sgt Mark Baker, of Nottinghamshire Police's serious collision investigation unit, said: “This is a tragic incident and – as with all road traffic collisions where people are killed or seriously injured – we are working hard to understand exactly what happened.

"This was a tragic loss of a life and our thoughts are with his family.

"If you witnessed this incident or saw a motorcycle travelling along the road immediately before the collision please contact 101 quoting incident 457 of 8 June 2021. Also please make contact if you have dash cam or head cam footage.”

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