Investigation launched following fatal collision near Nantwich Date published: 18th June 2018 11.56am

Officers from Cheshire Police have launched an investigation following a fatal collision near Nantwich.

The collision between a red motorbike and a blue Mazda 5 occurred shortly after 11am on Sunday 17 June on the A530, Middlewich Road, in Alvaston.

The incident occurred near to the near to junction of Colleys Lane and at the time of the collision both of the vehicles were travelling towards Middlewich.

Sadly the motorcyclist, a 58-year-old man from Newcastle-Under-Lyme, sustained fatal injuries and died at the scene. His next of kin have been informed and they are being supported by specialist officers.

The driver of the car, a 47-year-old man from Tarporley, was uninjured and no arrests have been made.

Enquiries in relation to the collision are currently ongoing and anyone with any information in relation to the incident is asked to contact Cheshire Police on 101 quoting IML 96255. To submit dashcam footage to police go online at