Northern Ireland

Motorcyclist killed in accident in Newtownabbey

The collision involved a tractor and a motorbike on the Sallybush Road
Image caption The collision involved a tractor and a motorbike on the Sallybush Road

The name has been released of a man killed in a road accident in County Antrim.

Colin Gilmore, 30, from Newtownabbey, died when his motorcycle was in collision with a tractor on the Sallybush Road in the town at about 16:00 BST on Wednesday.

Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the accident to contact them.

A police spokesman said they wanted to speak to a lorry driver who is believed to have stopped at the scene.