Motorcyclist killed in collision with truck on A523

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a fatal accident which occurred on the A523 between Bosley and Leek earlier today.

A motorcyclist suffered fatal injuries after being involved in a collision with a flatbed truck at around 7.15am.

The biker, who has not yet been formally identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A Staffordshire Police spokesman said: “An investigation into the circumstances of the collision is now underway by officers from the force’s Collision Investigation Unit.”

Anyone who saw the white Mitsubishi truck or the blue Yamaha motorcycle is asked to call 101 quoting incident 105 of April 21.