Stoke & Staffordshire

Lichfield lorry crash kills moped rider

A moped rider has been killed in Staffordshire in what police believe was a collision with a lorry which did not stop afterwards.

The accident happened on the A38 northbound just north of the Streethay turn, near Lichfield, at 05:25 GMT.

Staffordshire Police said they are trying to trace a large heavy goods vehicle with a red and black cab.

The moped rider is believed to be aged in his 20s and from the Lichfield area, police said.

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