Man dies in motorcycle accident in Cumbria

An 18-year-old man has died following a motorcycle accident in Cumbria.

Police were called to Abbey Road in Barrow-in-Furness at 02:50 GMT where a single vehicle accident had taken place.

The local man had been riding a blue Yamaha 125cc motorcycle.

He was taken to Furness General Hospital where he later died. Police have asked for anyone with information about the accident to contact them.

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