Wales

Bridgend teenager killed in motorbike incident

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Image caption The incident happened in fields near Court Colman

A 21 year old man is being questioned by police in connection with the death of a 15-year-old boy in an incident involving an off-road motorcycle.

The fatal incident occurred at about 1545 BST on Wednesday in fields near the Court Colman Manor Hotel, in the Bryntirion area of Bridgend.

The teenager, who is from the local area, was treated by paramedics but died at the scene.

South Wales Police said investigations were ongoing.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or may have seen the teenager in the area at the time accompanied by another male on an off-road motorcycle is asked to contact police.

Bridgend CID can be reached by dialling 101 or by calling Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.