Motorbike passenger dies in Mansfield Woodhouse crash

Peafield Lane
Image caption The two injured people were taken to King's Mill Hospital

A 48-year-old woman has died after a motorcycle collided with two cars in Nottinghamshire.

The woman was travelling as a pillion passenger on a motorcycle driven by a 51-year-old man who was seriously injured.

The accident happened at Peafield Lane between Mansfield Woodhouse and Warsop Windmill at around 18:45 BST on Monday.

They were both taken to King's Mill Hospital in Mansfield but the woman later died from her injuries.

The motorcycle driver remains in a critical condition in intensive care.

No-one else was injured in the incident. Police are appealing for any witnesses to contact them.

The road was closed for several hours but re-opened just before midnight, Nottinghamshire police said.

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