Biker dies after crash near Canterbury

A 47-year-old motorcyclist has died after a crash involving his bike and a truck in Kent.

Kent Police said the man was taken to hospital with serious injuries after the crash in Sturry, near Canterbury, on Tuesday afternoon, but died later.

Canterbury Road was closed for several hours while police investigated and the vehicles were removed.

The collision involved the man's blue Suzuki GSX 1400 motorcycle and a Ford Transit Tipper.

Anyone who saw the incident, or the vehicles before the crash, is asked to contact the serious collision investigation unit.

The man who died has not yet been named.

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