Appeal after motorcyclist dies in crash on A1101 at Upwell

Scene of the fatal collision in Upwell.

Scene of the fatal collision in Upwell. - Credit: Archant

A MOTORCYCLIST died when his bike left a Fenland road last night and went into a ditch.

The crash occurred at 8pm on Wednesday when the rider’s Suzuki motorbike left the A1101 close to Orchard End Nursery, New Road, Upwell, and went into a ditch.

The man, in his 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene after colliding with a small bridge which crossed the ditch.

A police spokesman said: “Officers want to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the collision or saw the manner of driving of the motorbike beforehand – it was travelling northbound from Welney.”

CONTACT: Norfolk Police’s serious collision investigation team on 101.

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