UPDATE: Witnesses sought after rider dies in crash on A148

Road and traffic news.
Road and traffic news.

Police have appealed for witnesses after a motorcyclist was killed in a collision with a lorry on the A148 yesterday morning.

A blue Yamaha R1 machine, which was travelling towards Lynn, was in collision with a white Mercedes lorry, which was heading in the opposite direction, at Harpley, near Bunkers Hill, at around 7am on Monday.

The motorcyclist, a man in his mid-30s, was pronounced dead at the scene. The road was closed for more than eight hours.

Anyone who witnessed the crash, or who saw either of the vehicles involved prior to it, is urged to contact police on 101.