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Bristol crash leaves motorcyclist dead in Stockwood

Scotland Lane, Stockwood, Bristol Image copyright Google
Image caption Police say the motorbike was travelling up Scotland Lane, Stockwood, towards Stockwood Road

A motorcyclist has died in a crash in Bristol.

The 54-year-old rider was involved in a collision with a Ford Fiesta in Stockwood at about 20:30 BST on Thursday.

Police said the Kawasaki ZR750 was travelling up Scotland Lane towards Stockwood Road, while the car was heading down the hill.

The biker died at the scene. The road was closed for several hours and police are appealing for witnesses.

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