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Weymouth Motorcyclist Dies in Portesham Crash

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Published at 10:22am 27th June 2011. (Updated at 12:02pm 27th June 2011)

An investigation is underway after a motorcyclist was killed in a road accident in Portesham near Weymouth.

Emergency crews raced to the scene of the fatal accident on Brandon Lane at around 7pm yesterday evening.

The 51 year old motorcyclist from Weymouth suffered severe injuries in a collision with a Blue Volkswagen Van and died shortly after.

The 54 year old van driver was unharmed – Dorset Police are urging anyone who saw the accident to get in touch.

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