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Motorcyclist killed in Wychbold collision
1:09pm Tuesday 22nd October 2013 in News
A MOTORCYCLIST was killed in a collision in Wychbold.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident on Saturday (October 19) that led to the death.
The collision occurred at around 8.05am on the A38 Worcester Road, north of Wychbold, near the junctions of Church Lane and Mill Lane and the Murco petrol station.
A beige Honda CB 500 motorbike travelling south towards Wychbold collided head on with a silver Jaguar X-Type travelling in the opposite direction.
The rider, a man in is 40s, was taken by ambulance to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham with multiple serious injuries but he died on Saturday evening.
Sergeant Steve Hastie of the operational patrol unit said: “The paramedics who attended the scene and the medical staff at the QE did all they could for the motorcyclist, but unfortunately his injuries were too severe and he died at the QE later that day.
“We spoke to witnesses at the scene, but would like to hear from anyone who saw the collision take place and has yet to speak to the police to please get in touch.
“We would also like to hear from anyone who witnessed either of these vehicles driving along the A38 in the moments leading up to the collision.”
Sgt Hastie can be contacted via the non-emergency police number 101 or information can be passed on anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. Please quote reference number 0171s 19/10/13.
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