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Biker killed in A52 crash in Leicestershire named

Crash scene
Image caption A 33-year-old man arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving has been released on bail pending further enquiries

A motorcyclist killed in a crash with a car on a Leicestershire road has been identified.

Christopher Williams, 25, living in Derby, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash on the A52, in Bottesford, on Wednesday morning.

A 33-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and has since been released on bail.

Leicestershire Police said no-one else was injured.

Mr Williams, formerly of Wolverhampton, was riding a Honda motorcycle travelling towards Grantham, in Lincolnshire.

The car, a Vauxhall Insignia, was being driven in the opposite direction when the crash happened.

Anyone with any information on the crash is asked to contact the force.

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