York & North Yorkshire

Biker killed in lorry collision near South Milford

A biker has died and a lorry driver was arrested after a motorbike and a lorry collided on a main road in North Yorkshire early on Wednesday.

Police said the rider of the Yamaha bike was in collision with a lorry on the A162 near South Milford.

Officers closed the road for more than four hours and said the 46-year-old rider from South Yorkshire had been pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the lorry was arrested by officers.

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