A motorcyclist from Wiltshire has died following a crash on the M6 in Staffordshire.
Emergency services were called to the serious smash near Keele Services shortly after midday yesterday (5 September).
The rider of a motorcycle involved, a 65-year-old man from Wiltshire, was pronounced dead at the scene.
A Staffordshire Police spokesperson said: “Police were called at 12.20pm this afternoon to reports of a collision on the northbound carriageway of the M6 near Keele Services, between junctions 15 and 16.
“Paramedics from West Midlands Ambulance attended, as well as an air ambulance.
“Sadly, despite the best efforts of medical staff, the motorcyclist, a 65-year-old man from the Wiltshire area, was pronounced dead at the scene.
“Specialist officers are supporting the man’s family at this difficult time.
“Witnesses who may have seen the vehicles before the collision or anyone with relevant dashcam footage are urged to get in touch.”
Anyone with information should contact Staffordshire Police on Facebook or Twitter quoting incident number 260 of 5 September. Alternatively, email the team direct at [email protected].
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