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Appeal after fatal collision on A5 near Eastern Way

Alert message sent 18/06/2018 14:04:00

Information sent on behalf of Bedfordshire Police

We are appealing for witnesses after a man died following a collision on the A5 in Leighton Buzzard on Friday (15 June).

Just before 7pm, a collision occurred just past Eastern Way between a silver Volkswagen Golf, travelling south, and a black Suzuki motorbike.

Emergency services attended but one man, the rider of the motorbike, was pronounced dead at the scene. Next of kin have been informed and are being supported by specially trained officers. 

Road closures were in place while officers dealt with the incident.

Sergeant Declan McDonagh from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Forensic Collision Investigation Unit, investigating, said: “We are keen to speak to anyone who has any information about the incident. If you were travelling along the A5 at the time of the incident, please get in touch.”

Anyone with any information can report information online by visiting www.bedfordshire.police.uk/report, or by calling 101 and quoting Operation Bodach.

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