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61-year-old dies after Lowestoft crash

PUBLISHED: 18:00 21 April 2009 | UPDATED: 09:05 06 July 2010

Mark Boggis

POLICE have revealed that the man who died following a motorcycle crash in Lowestoft today was 61-years-old.

The unnamed motorcyclist died at the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston on Tuesday afternoon following this morning's collision with a black Ford Focus.

POLICE have revealed that the man who died following a motorcycle crash in Lowestoft today was 61-years-old.

The unnamed motorcyclist died at the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston on Tuesday afternoon following this morning's collision with a black Ford Focus.

The emergency services were called to Rotterdam Road at about 10.45am following the two-vehicle collision, which happened close to the Lake Lothing public house.

The man riding the motorcycle was taken by road ambulance to the James Paget with serious injuries following the crash, however he died a short time ago.

The road was closed while initial investigations at the scene were carried out, and it was eventually re-opened around 3.40pm.

Police are seeking witnesses to the collision and are asking anyone who may have seen the crash to call the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 01473 613500.


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