Motorcyclist dies after Rotherham road smash

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A motorcyclist has died following a collision in Rotherham.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the fatal crash which happened in Hollings Lane, Ravenfield, at about 4.15pm yesterday (October 24).

A 25-year-old man was riding a yellow Suzuki motorbike towards Thrybergh, when the collision occurred with a black BMW travelling in the opposite direction.

The rider, from Rotherham, was taken to hospital where he later died from his injuries.

The 24-year-old woman driver of the BMW, from Rotherham, was not physically injured.

Witnesses, or anyone who saw either vehicle just before the crash, should call South Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 777 of 24 October.