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Investigators Appeal for Help after Motorcyclist Killed in Burton Bradstock Collision

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7:17pm 8th April 2013
(Updated 6:58am 9th April 2013)

Police are trying to piece together what happened after a motorcyclist died in a road accident at Burton Bradstock.

The crash happened toward the tail end of the rush hour on the B3157 to Swire Road at around 5:45pm last night (Monday 8th April).

Dorset Police has told us the 29 year old local man was riding a motorbike when he was involved in a fatal collision with a car.

Despite emergency medical attention he died at the scene.

It's not yet known how the incident happened and road was closed for several hours for accident investigators to gather evidence.

Officers have thanked members of the public for their patience during the incident that caused traffic congestion.

Any witnesses are asked to contact the force on 101.

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