Police were called at 7.30am this morning to a Serious Road Traffic Collision on the A429 near Moreton in Marsh.

The collision involved a blue Toyota Auris and a blue Yamaha motorcycle.

CPR was administered but sadly the rider of the motorcycle, a 24-year-old man from Gloucester was pronounced dead.

The driver of the Auris was unharmed.

The road will remain closed between the A429 and A44 for several hours whilst officers carry out a full collision investigation.

Witnesses to the incident are asked to contact Gloucestershire Police on 101 quoting incident 45 of 29 January 2018.

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