Motorcyclist dies after Colne lamppost crash
A motorcyclist has died in hospital after hitting a lamppost.
Marcin Jurek was travelling on the North Valley Road in Colne at about 05:25 BST on Saturday when he lost control, Lancashire Police said.
He was taken to hospital where he later died. No-one else was injured.
The 39-year-old, who lived in Nelson, was a Polish national. Police said "plans are in place for specially trained officers to support his family, who will be travelling to Lancashire".