Fatal collision in Bournemouth

10 March 2016

A man has died following a road traffic collision in Bournemouth today, Thursday 10 March 2016.

Officers were called at 12.47pm to reports of a collision between a black Ford Focus, registered to a woman from Bournemouth, and red Yamaha motorcycle in Kinson Road, close to the junction with Canford Avenue.

The rider of the motorcycle, a 40-year-old local man, sadly died at the scene from his injuries. His next of kin have been informed and the coroner notified.

No one else was injured.

Officers have closed Kinson Road at the junctions of Canford Avenue, Wallisdown Road, Turbary Park Avenue and Alton Road while emergency services deal with the incident and collision investigators examine the scene.

Witnesses or anyone with information should contact Dorset Police on 101, quoting incident number 10:189. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply.

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