27-year-old motorcyclist dies after collision near Bedford

Police Line

A motorcyclist died this morning after being involved involved in a collision with a car on Thurleigh Road between Thurleigh and Ravensden.

The 27-year-old motorcyclist sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash at 6.45am, also involved a Vauxhall Corsa, which was travelling in the opposite direction. Police are now appealing for witnesses to help them with their investigation.

PC Neil Crosier, from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Road Policing Unit, said: “We are appealing for anyone who was driving along the Thurleigh Road this morning and saw the collision, or may have any dashcam footage, to get in touch to help us build a picture of what led to the two vehicles colliding.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Sergeant Steve Andrews on 101 or submit information, including dashcam footage, online via our reporting tool.

While the motorcyclist has not been formally identified, his next of kin have been informed.

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