Biker dies in fatal crash
Dated: 12 Sep 2012
Police are appealing for witnesses after a fatal crash in South Tyneside.
It happened at 5.35pm on Tuesday, September 11, at Lizard Lane in South Shields, involving two cars and a motorbike.
For reasons yet to be established the three were involved in a crash. The rider of the motorbike, a man aged in his 40s, was pronounced dead at South Tyneside General Hospital.
The road was closed for just over three hours to allow for investigation to take place and for the recovery of the vehicles.
Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the crash to contact them on 101 ext 69191 for the attention of the Road Safety Unit.