Manchester

Motorcycle passenger dies after crash in Stockport

A motorcycle passenger has died in hospital after a road accident in Greater Manchester.

Police were called to Buxton Road in Stockport at 1530 BST on Wednesday, after receiving reports two men had come off a motorcycle.

The 38-year-old suffered serious chest injuries. He died later in hospital. The rider, 31, was taken to hospital with suspected fractures.

Police have appealed to any witnesses to the incident to contact them.

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