Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Woman dies in motorcycle crash on A614 near Thorne

A 64-year-old woman from Doncaster has died following a motorcycle crash in South Yorkshire.

Police said the woman was the pillion passenger on the bike, which was being driven by a 56-year-old man on Saturday.

The motorcycle left the road on a curve on the A614 Selby Road near Thorne and hit "street furniture", causing the pair to fall off the bike, police said.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man sustained minor injuries and was taken to Doncaster Royal Infirmary.

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