Dorset

Motorcyclist injured in Blandford crash dies

The A350 at Blandford Image copyright Google
Image caption The A350 was closed between Blandford and Sturminster Marshall

A motorcyclist injured in a crash in Dorset has died.

The collision, involving a Suzuki bike and a Honda Civic, happened at Spetisbury, near Blandford, at about 10:50 BST on Sunday.

Dorset Police said the rider, a man from Poole in his 30s, was taken by helicopter to Southampton General Hospital having suffered "very serious head injuries".

He died on Monday evening. Police are appealing for witnesses.

The A350 between Blandford and Sturminster Marshall was closed for several hours after the collision.

The driver of the Honda, a woman in her 30s, was uninjured.

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