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Motorcyclist dies in Prescot lorry collision near M57

School Lane in Prescot Image copyright Google
Image caption Motorway slip roads were closed while a police investigation was carried out

A motorcyclist has died in a collision with a lorry near the M57 on Merseyside, police have said.

Brian Archbold, 39, of Waterloo, was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics on School Lane in Prescot, near Junction 4 of the motorway, at about 12:35 BST.

Motorway slip roads were closed while a police investigation was carried out.

Merseyside Police has asked witnesses to the collision to come forward.

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