Man killed as motorbike hits tree in Hulme

A man died when the motorcycle he was riding hit a tree in Manchester.

The man, who is in his 20s, was riding a blue Kawasaki bike on Royce Road in Hulme when the crash happened, at 14:15 GMT on Friday.

He died at the scene. No other vehicles or people were involved in the collision.

Greater Manchester Police said officers are trying to piece together the events before the accident and are urging any witnesses to contact them.

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