Motorcyclist killed in crash with lorry in Liverpool

A motorcyclist has been killed in a crash with an articulated lorry on Merseyside.

Police were called to Portal Way, Liverpool at about 0535 GMT. The motorcyclist, who is thought to be in his 30s, died at the scene.

Portal Way has been closed for accident investigation work, a Merseyside Police spokeswoman said.

Anyone with any information about the crash is urged to contact police or Crimestoppers anonymously.

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