Stoke & Staffordshire

Motorcyclist dies after A53 collision in Staffordshire

A 21-year-old motorcyclist has died after coming off her bike and colliding with a car in Staffordshire.

The woman was driving along the A53, towards the A51, near Loggerheads, on Tuesday evening when she is believed to have lost control of her Yamaha 125.

A subsequent collision occurred with a silver Mercedes estate, travelling in the same direction, police said.

The woman, from north Staffordshire, was taken to hospital where she died on Wednesday.

She has not yet been formally identified.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

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