Appeal for witnesses following fatal collision in Warrington Date published: 9th January 2019 3.45pm

Officers from Cheshire Police have launched an investigation after a 20-year-old man died following a collision In Warrington.

At around 3.40pm on Tuesday 8 January officers were called to reports of a collision on the A49 Wilderspool Causeway.

Officers attended the scene and found there had been a collision between a white HGV and a black Yahama motorcycle near to the junction of Causeway Avenue.

Sadly the rider of the motorcycle - a 20-year-old man from Latchford - died at the scene.
His next of kin have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers.

The driver of the HGV - a 69-year-old man from Bishop Auckland - was uninjured.

Enquiries in relation to the incident are ongoing and officers are keen to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision or has any information or dashcam footage which may aid the investigation.

Anyone with information in relation to the collision should call Cheshire Police on 101, quoting IML 289647, give the details via https://cheshire.police.uk/contact/general-enquiries or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

To submit dashcam footage go online at www.cheshire.police.uk/advice-and-support/roads-and-vehicle-safety/submit-dashcam-footage.