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Fatal Crash On Ridgeway

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8:32am 8th September 2012
(Updated 8:29am 10th September 2012)

One man has died and two other people are in hospital with serious injuries following a crash on the A354 Weymouth relief road at Ridgeway hill at about 2155 hrs on Friday 7th September.

A Kawasaki motorcycle being ridden downhill by a 39 year old man travelling towards Dorchester was involved in a head on collission with a Blue Renault Scenic travelling uphill . The rider died at the scene.

The driver , a 50 year old man and his 52 year old female front seat passenger  were pulled from the scene by Dorset fire and Rescue crews before being transferred to the Dorset County hospital.

Any witnesses to the crash overnight are asked to contact police using the 1-0-1 number.

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