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Fatal collision in Hebburn

21 Feb 2017 15:26 PM

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a man died after his motorbike collided with a van in South Tyneside.

The collision happened just after 9pm last night in the back street of Mountbatten Avenue at the junction with Kelly Road in Hebburn.

For reasons yet to be established the motorbike rider collided with a parked van.

Paremedics attended however sadly the man, in his late 40s, was pronounced dead.

Officers are carrying out enquiries into the collision and are appealing for witnesses.

Any witnesses should ring Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 1157 200217.

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