Motorcyclist dies after collision in Frome

A motorcyclist has died as a result of injuries he suffered in a road accident in Somerset.

The motorbike collided with a silver Volkswagen Polo at about 18:37 BST on Wednesday at Marston Road, Frome.

The 47-year-old, who has been named by police as Simon King, was airlifted to Royal United Hospital, Bath, where he died.

Police are investigating the cause of the accident and have asked for witnesses to come forward.

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