Motorcyclist dies following A6 collision
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A motorcyclist has died following a collision on the A6 Harborough Road this afternoon (Tuesday 17 August).
Police were called to a stretch of road between the junctions with Debdale Lane and The Langtons/Langton Road shortly after 12.15pm following a report of a collision involving a Honda motorcycle and a black Audi Q2.
The motorcyclist, a man, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The section of the A6 where the collision occurred is closed in both directions while detectives from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit (SCIU) carry out further enquiries. Diversions are in place. No-one else was injured during the collision and no-one has been arrested.
Detective Sergeant Paul Hawkins, from the SCIU, is asking for witnesses to the collision to contact police.
He said: “Our investigation is very much in its early stages and I would ask anyone with dash cam footage to come forward. I would also like to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision.
“Any information you’re able to provide could assist us.”
You can pass on information by visiting https://www.leics.police.uk/ro/report/rti/rti-b/report-a-road-traffic-incident/ and quoting reference 21*462922.
Alternatively call 101.