Stoke & Staffordshire

Teenage moped rider dies in Tutbury

A teenage motorcyclist has died after the moped he was riding hit a wall in Staffordshire.

It happened at about 17:30 BST on Friday at the junction of Castle Street and Fishpond Lane, Tutbury.

Attempts were made to resuscitate him, but he was confirmed dead shortly after arriving at University Hospital of North Staffordshire.

No other vehicles were involved and Staffordshire Police closed the road for about three hours.

A rapid response vehicle, an ambulance crew and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Staffordshire attended.

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