Stoke & Staffordshire

Motorcyclist killed in 4x4 crash in Penkridge

Teddesley Road, Penkridge Image copyright Google
Image caption The crash happened near Bridge Cottage on Teddesley Road, police said

A motorcyclist has died after a crash with a 4x4 vehicle in Staffordshire.

The Kawasaki motorbike and Toyota Land Cruiser collided in Teddesley Road, Penkridge, at 17:40 BST on Monday.

"Despite the efforts of the police officers, paramedics and doctors, the motorcyclist was confirmed to have died after arriving at hospital by air ambulance," Staffordshire Police said.

The Toyota driver was not hurt in the crash, which closed the road for three hours. Police appealed for witnesses.

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